Ph.D. Program in Education
Joint Program with Claremont Graduate University
The mission of the joint PhD Program in Education offered by San Diego State University and Claremont Graduate University is to develop scholars who are committed to research on democratic schooling, social justice, and equitable educational outcomes for all students. In addition, they seek the improvement of educational systems serving diverse communities.
Program Emphases: K12 Education and Equity and Higher Education/Student Affairs
Message from the Director: Dr. Marva Cappello
Welcome to the Joint PhD Program in Education offered by San Diego State University and Claremont Graduate University. If you are looking for a rigorous program that focuses on educational equity and social justice, our program is for you. Unlike some doctoral models that cohort classes, you will work with your advisors to create a unique program that best suits your needs and interests. This site offers information about the program, our cooperating universities and faculty, students and graduates, and news about upcoming events. Please let me know if you have additional questions.