Students will graduate ready to meet the local, national, and international challenge of educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners, educators, and researchers.
The Health Professions Education Doctoral Program (EdD) is designed to prepare healthcare professionals for teaching, administration, and research in higher education. The program ties together advanced practice in applied research, best practices in teaching and curriculum development, and higher education leadership and policy studies.
The EdD in Health Professions Education is a 60 credit hour program intended to be completed within a 3 year time frame. This program is designed for practicing health professionals and educators who customarily have completed 36-60 hour master’s and post-master’s courses of study.