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Doctor of Education

LDL: Technology Specialist

Technology Specialist (LDL:TSE) prepares educators to better understand technology and know how to use it in their classroom or workplace. Students will learn about emerging technologies and about their implications on teaching and learning. Students in this program will earn a Doctor of Education (EdD) in Education Policy, Organization and Leadership with a concentration in Learning Design and Leadership.

Typical Plan of Study (minimum 64 hours)

4 Required Courses

16 hours

2 Electives from outside the LDL program area

8 hours

Search courses.illinois.edu for a list of available courses. Courses chosen in consultation with your advisor.

Qualifying Exams

0 - 8 hours

With advisor approval, students may take the above courses OR 8 credits of EPOL 595 Independent study for their qualifying exams.

Program Cost 

To determine program cost, use the Cost Calculator.  Please note that online students should reference the tuition cost only, there are not additional fees for online. 

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