The Teacher Education program in the USF College of Education offers a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree.

The doctoral program in Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Teacher Education prepares students to become scholars and practitioners in the field of teacher education. The Specialization engages students in course work, research, and professional experience in school and community settings. Upon graduation, students will have the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the scholarships of teaching, service and research.

The Teacher Education concentration features opportunities to:

Some of the research and outreach projects that our faculty and students are currently engaged in include:

We encourage you to explore our program pages to determine if the Ph.D. program in Teacher Education is the right fit for you!