Academic Programs and Policy

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) Degree Programs

Resources for Planning, Proposing, and Implementing CSU Ed.D. Programs


CSU Doctor of Education Degree Authorization

Executive Orders

Coded Memoranda

  • AA-2006-36 Ed.D. Degree Proposal Process (.pdf)
  • AA-2006-42 AA-2006-42 Revised Criteria and Procedures for
      Discontinuing Joint Ed.D. Programs (.pdf)

Developing and Submitting EdD Proposals

WASC Substantive Change Process

Informational Planning Resources

Sample Application Materials

  • Sample Supplemental Application for Graduate Admission Form
      (.doc) | (.pdf)
  • Sample Letter of Recommendation Form (.doc) | (.pdf)

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Last Update: June 19, 2018