Doctor of Education

Graduation Requirements

Following admission to candidacy, students must maintain active status by enrolling in at least 2 credit hours each semester (including summers) until the degree is completed.

Upon completion of coursework and prior to admission to candidacy for the degree, students must pass a comprehensive qualifying examination or capstone experience that integrates their coursework, independent research and inquiry, and professional activity Alternative formats for this capstone experience are planned in consultation with the student’s major professor.

Learn more about USF's graduation ceremony on the USF Commencement website