Languages, Cultures and Literacies PhD

Educators in this program will:

  • focus on the cultural and linguistic diversity that characterizes contemporary classrooms globally
  • participate in ongoing faculty research
  • conduct their own research regarding how diversity might be recognized, strengthened and taken as a resource in public education

This program explicitly attempts to set up a doctoral program in which students will:

  • learn interdisciplinary research methods
  • participate in educational research projects with mentors
  • have opportunities to report on that research
  • conduct their own research projects for their dissertations.

Through this work, they will also become familiar with current theory and practice in their specific fields of interest.

  • Next Start Term: Fall 2020
  • Applications Open: November 1, 2019
  • Applications Close: January 31, 2020
  • Tuition 2019/20*: $1908.76/term
    *Subject to estimated 2% fee increase each September.


Additional information can be found on our Frequently Asked Questions page as well as in the Student Calendar.