Professional Practice Doctorate students

Professional Practice Doctorate, Ed.D.

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College of Education
phone: (208) 885-6772
toll free: (888) 884-3246
fax: (208) 885-6761
875 Perimeter Drive MS3080
Moscow, ID 83844-3080 

Coeur d'Alene
Phone (208) 667-2588
Toll free (888) 208-2268
Fax (208) 664-1272
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone (208) 334-2999
Toll free (866) 264-7384
Fax (208) 364-4035
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Opportunities to Perform Research

This degree program is an applied research degree that provides students with the opportunity to perform research within the context of their chosen profession. Students will be able to integrate rigorous academic professional development in research methodology to their professional practice and focus their inquiry on real-world, real-time applications.

Fast Facts

  • Degree is an applied research degree
  • Program delivered in Eastern Idaho
  • Courses offered as live, web-based or hybrid
  • Complete coursework and dissertation research and writing in three years
  • Mentoring internship with experts in your field
  • Professor
  • Research in higher education
  • Service position
  • Teaching
  • Research in large corporations
  • Community outreach positions


Potential salaries are based
upon national averages.
Degree Roadmap Required coursework includes:
  • Contemporary Issues in Higher Education
  • Action Research
  • Philosophies of Research
  • Survey Design and Implementation
  • Leadership Seminar
  • Transformational Learning
Scholarships Visit the Financial Aid office for available scholarships.
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Internships All students must complete a student teaching internship before completing their degree. Learn more about student teaching internships.