Ed.D. in Curriculum & Instruction - Reading Education
The Ed.D. in Reading Education program combines research and practice, building on UVA's nationally recognized reading program to prepare graduates for a range of careers both in and out of academia.
This Ed.D. program prepares graduates for college or university positions in reading education or for positions within school districts with specific responsibilities for elementary, middle, or high school instruction including intervention.
The program includes coursework, a clinical internship, and practical experiences to prepare graduates to:
- Produce scholar-practitioner research that adds to the knowledge base of a specific organization and/or program
- Educate teachers in the area of curricular expertise and evidence-based practice
- Provide effective leadership in the field of reading education.
The program provides the opportunity for students to include a supporting area of study.
December 1 for full-time, on-Grounds study.
Deadlines for part-time study, on-Grounds or online, are below:
- Spring entry: November 1
- Summer entry: March 15
- Fall entry: April 15
Application decisions will be available 6 weeks after the deadline.
Applicants are responsible for ensuring that all required materials are submitted by the deadline. Incomplete applications will not be read and may be cancelled if left incomplete. Materials should be tracked using the checklist in the application.
The information contained on this website is for informational purposes only. The Undergraduate Record and Graduate Record represent the official repository for academic program requirements. These publications may be found at http://records.ureg.virginia.edu/index.php.