Ph.D. On Campus

Science Education

Texas Christian University

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The Ph.D. in Educational Studies: Science Education at Texas Christian University is distinctive and interdisciplinary in that it is designed with three foci: (a) the field of education (including science education & educational psychology), (b) educational research methodology, and (c) science content.


The Science Education at Texas Christian University courses, taught in the College of Education, are designed to increase understanding of current research about pedagogical content knowledge, the teaching and learning of science at all levels, national reform efforts, and science as inquiry.

Key Features 

  • The educational psychology courses are designed to help the student understand the learner and the application of psychology to education. 
  • The research courses, taught in the College of Education, are designed to help the students become facile in social science research methodologies.

Programme Structure

  • The science content courses, taught in the College of Science and Engineering, are designed to prepare the student in the science discipline of his/her interest. 
  • These courses will be selected with the approval of the advisor. 
  • The School/College in which courses are offered will determine the readiness of students to take courses.

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Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must present a strong academic record, acceptable GRE scores within the past five years, a writing sample (15-20 pages, exclusive of notes and works cited) that demonstrates appropriate academic writing skills needed for success in a graduate program and three letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Fort Worth

1071 - 1679 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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