Judith Herb College of Education

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Department of Educational Foundations & Leadership
The University of Toledo
Main Campus
Gillham Hall, 5th floor
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Mailing address:
The University of Toledo
Main Campus
MS 921
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

Department Secretary:
Ruth Ann Easterwood
Gillham Hall Room 5000

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Department Chair:

Dr. Edward Janak
Gillham Hall Room 5000C
(419) 530-4114

Research & Measurement Program

Program Requirements

Below you will find the Research and Measurement program requirements for both the MA and PhD degrees. If you have any questions about these requirements, please contact us at 419-530-2461. 

M.A. Degree Requirements (for Majors)

Credit Hours
Core Courses: 12 hours
Specialization: 21 hours
Thesis Research: 3 hours
Total :36 hours

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Ph.D. Degree Requirements (for Majors)

Ph.D. Program Credit Hours (post-masters)*
Foundations Competency 6 hrs.
Research Tools 12 hrs.
Major Course Work 24 hrs.
Minor Course Work 9 hrs.
Dissertation 10 hrs. (Minimum)
Total 61 hrs.

*A student admitted to the Ph.D. program without a Master's Degree is required to
complete an additional 30 credit hours.

The Plan of Study is individually designed by the student and the Doctoral Program
Committee or the Master's Degree advisor

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Last Updated: 6/9/16