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Education and Educational Studies (joint PhD)

University of Windsor, Canada

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Next enrollment cycle

January 2023

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First Year Course Fee

USD 13,657

Course Accredited By

AACSB

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree

This is a Research based Program.

We are committed to methodological advances in educational research and the integration of theory and practice. We nurture our students as developing scholars and leaders in faculties of education, school systems, and other institutional settings, thereby contributing to the growth of research and scholarship in Canada and internationally.

We promote professional development through collaboration among scholars, practitioners, educational institutions, and faculties of education, thus fostering links between schools and universities, and promoting partnerships locally, nationally, and internationally.
We are committed to excellence in our students and faculty and to producing graduates who are life long learners.
The Joint Ph.D. in Educational Studies is offered by Brock University, Lakehead University, and the University of Windsor.
Areas of Specialization

  • Policy and Leadership
  • Social/Cultural/Political Contexts of Education
  • Cognition and Learning
  • Program highlights
  • Individualized plan of study
  • Multiple approaches to course delivery
  • Site-based, rotation across home universities
  • Distance Education (computer literacy required)
  • Inter-university teams of instructors and supervisory committees
  • Comprehensive portfolio - an innovative personalized approach to comprehensive examinations
  • Flexible residency requirements - four terms (two consecutive)
  • Unique opportunities for collaboration and networking
  • Full time studies or a combination of full time and part time studies

Enrollment Cycles

  • January 2023
  • May 2023
  • September 2023
  • Program Specific Admission Requirements (M.Ed & Ph.d)

Deadline for Fall: 

  • M.Ed - July 1 (International Applicants must apply by January 1)
  • Ph.d - November 15

Deadline for Winter: 

  • M.Ed - November 1 (International Applicants must apply by April 1)
  • 4 Year honours degree in a related field
  • Minimum IELTS: 7
  • Minimum Pearson: 68 Additional Requirements
  • Applicants must submit a Statement of Objectives and the Area of Concentration selection form.
  • Refer to departmental supplement for details.
  • Three Referee Assessment Forms are also required (at least one academic).

COURSE-BASED STREAM
→ Research in Education
→ Qualitative Methods in Educational Research
→ Fundamentals of Curriculum Theory
For candidates enrolled in the Curriculum Studies Specilization
→ Theory of Educational Administration and Leadership
For candidates enrolled in the Educational Administration and Leadership Specilization
→ Theories and Approaches in Language Acquisition and Instruction
For candidates enrolled in the Second Language Acquisition in Culture and Society Specilization
→ Final Project Seminar


MAJOR PAPER STREAM
→ Research in Education
→ Statistics in Education
→ Fundamentals of Curriculum Theory
For candidates enrolled in the Curriculum Studies Specilization
→ Theory of Educational Administration and Leadership
For candidates enrolled in the Educational Administration and Leadership Specilization
→ Theories and Approaches in Language Acquisition and Instruction
For candidates enrolled in the Second Language Acquisition in Culture and Society Specilization
→ Major Paper


THE STREAM
→ Research in Education
→ Statistics in Education
→ A research project resulting in a Thesis
→ Fundamentals of Curriculum Theory
For candidates enrolled in the Curriculum Studies Specilization
→ Theory of Educational Administration and Leadership
For candidates enrolled in the Educational Administration and Leadership Specilization
→ Theories and Approaches in Language Acquisition and Instruction
For candidates enrolled in the Second Language Acquisition in Culture and Society Specilization

  • Program Type: Graduate
  • Major or Degree: PhD EDUC
  • Course Load: Full Time
  • Fee Category: Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Term: Fall
  • Residence: Alumni Hall - Single in a 2 Bedroom Suite
  • Meal Plan: Full Meal Plan - moderate off campus flexibility.
  • Estimated Total
  • $ 9883.36
  • Base Tuition
  • Name Amount Rule
  • Base Tuition $ 2393.10 Assessed each term

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