School of Education
Doctor of Education

The Pitt EdD in Three:
Three years. Eight areas of concentration. Online and in-person.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Education EdD Program:

  • Allows completion in three years of part-time study
  • Accommodates the schedules of working professionals
  • Prepares you to be a leader in preK–12 schools, institutions of higher education, community organizations, research institutes, governmental agencies, and health and human service agencies
  • Combines online learning environment with monthly Saturday sessions
  • Features a hybrid course delivery model, including a one-day orientation, a week-long intensive on-ramp experience, cross-disciplinary research seminars, and an internship

Degree Areas of Concentration Include:

  • Education Leadership
  • Health and Physical Activity
  • Higher Education Management
  • Language, Literacy, and Culture
  • Out-of-School Learning
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Social and Comparative Analysis in Education
  • Special Education


Pitt SOE Admissions and Enrollment
University of Pittsburgh
School of Education

5500 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260