Doctorate in Philosophy in Education with a specialty in Teaching

General

Program Description

All of our programs are duly licensed by the Puerto Rico Board of Education (CEPR) and accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). At the undergraduate level (teacher preparation programs), we have the specialized accreditation granted by The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).128483_55e9dd454252a514f6da8c7dda7930791c3bd8e2554c704c722879dd9e4acd5d_1280.jpg LeeJeongSoo / Pixabay

Sequential Curriculum

Emphasis Area: Learning (12) credits

  • EDLE 808 Fundamentals of Human Behavior Applied to Learning
  • EDLE 811 Society and Learning
  • EDLE 816 Axiological and Philosophical Perspectives of Learning
  • EDLE 911 Learning Assessment

Emphasis Area: Teaching (18) credits

  • EDTE 824 Fundamentals of Teaching: Models and Practices
  • EDTE 832 Curriculum Design
  • EDTE 833 Curriculum and Program Evaluation
  • EDCO 831 Educational Programs and Projects
  • EDCO 836 Instructional Design and Technology
  • EDCO 963 Post Secondary Education in Puerto Rico: Teaching and Andragogy

Emphasis Area: Research (21) credits

  • EDRE 859 Historical and Philosophical Foundations of Research
  • EDRE 865 Quantitative Experimental and Non-Experimental Research
  • EDRE 863 Qualitative Research
  • EDRE 864 Combined Method Research
  • EDRE 872 Inferential Statistics
  • EDRE 873 Research and Institutional Assessment
  • EDRE 874 Descriptive Statistics and Programmed Use

Electives (3) credits

The student must pass 3 credits in elective. These may be doctoral courses that are not degree requirements or be directed to the Subspecialty option of doctoral courses.

Final Requirements (12) credits

  • EDRE 965 Practicum: Quantitative Research
  • EDRE 966 Practicum: Qualitative Research
  • EDUC 985 Comprehensive Exam EDRE
  • EDRE 900 Seminar: Drafting of the Doctoral Dissertation Proposal
  • EDUC 905 Dissertation
Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

La Universidad Ana G. Méndez, Recinto de Cupey es una institución de educación superior privada, sin fines de lucro, que ha asumido un compromiso genuino con el desarrollo económico y social de Puerto ... Read More

La Universidad Ana G. Méndez, Recinto de Cupey es una institución de educación superior privada, sin fines de lucro, que ha asumido un compromiso genuino con el desarrollo económico y social de Puerto Rico. Su misión es proveer, a una población estudiantil diversa, las oportunidades de adquirir competencias personales y profesionales a través de la educación, la investigación y el servicio comunitario, de forma tal que se conviertan en agentes de cambio, aprendices de por vida y colaboradores responsables con la globalización y sustentabilidad mundial. Read less