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.

  • Start Term: Fall 2021 (September)
  • Applications Open: October 1, 2020
  • Applications Close: December 1, 2020
  • Tuition 2020/21*: $1,946.94/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.