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Doctor of Education

If you are a K-20 educator or health professional (PA, OT, PT, SLP, nurse, etc.), and are seeking advancement within educational environments, this is the program for you. The Doctor of Education degree is aligned with the community needs for doctorate-prepared individuals.

Program Features


Your curriculum covers a wide range of administrative and leadership courses. You will develop further advocacy skills to lead your community.

Online Courses

At Touro Nevada, we understand the importance of balancing your professional and personal life while working towards your future career. This program takes just over three years to complete and is a 100% online program that includes two, one-week-long classes in year one and year two.

Dissertation Component

You start work on your dissertation at the beginning of the program and continue that work until complete with the support of faculty and your peers.

Program Highlights

Years to Complete
One-week long sessions

Admission Requirements

Join our family at Touro Nevada. View the requirements to apply for the Doctor of Education program.

Requirements Overview

  • Master’s degree in any field
  • Minimum GPA of 3.00 in most recent degree
  • Personal essay and virtual interview
  • Two letters of recommendation including one from an academic source

Primary Application

You must complete a Touro Nevada application and submit a $75 nonrefundable application fee.

Supplemental Information

You will also need to submit transcripts, a personal statement, and a CV/resume.

Application Requirements

Here For You

Your goals are supported at Touro Nevada. You can receive academic and personal support, get involved in clubs and organizations, and enjoy life in Southern Nevada.

Life at Touro Nevada

Technology & Facilities

Touro Nevada understands that innovation in technology and our facilities are a vital component to your success. Investment into equipment, technology, classrooms are on-going and part of Touro Nevada's commitment to students.

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Your Faculty

Your Touro Nevada faculty are more than professors. They are leaders in their respective fields. You will also be supported by staff who are dedicated to students and the university.

Your Faculty & Staff