The mission of the Doctoral Program in Education is to prepare practitioners to be reflective, ethical educators and researchers who contribute to the field of education. Program faculty are committed to creating a community of scholars through mentoring, engaging in collaborative research, and maintaining a focus on sound educational practices. The Cohort Program offers the quality of Marshall University in a convenient location and format for the busy professional.

This program is designed to meet the specific educational needs of public and private school administrators and faculty, and higher education faculty and administrators.