Ph.D. On Campus

Education - Teaching and Learning

The Ohio State University

60 months
40885 USD/year
37318 USD/year
12803 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Education - Teaching and Learning's PhD program at the The Ohio State University prepares top educators for highly productive careers as educational researchers, teacher educators and district, state, and national leaders. 


As a doctoral Education - Teaching and Learning student at the The Ohio State University, you’ll take part in research and scholarship that will prepare you to be among the next generation of education leaders. The foundation of your PhD experience is a research apprenticeship. You will critically analyze existing research and work closely with faculty on their research while you gain an extensive set of research skills. With those skills, you’ll develop innovative theories and practices in your own outstanding research both in the program and professionally.

The Doctor of Philosophy program comes with the flexibility to focus your specialization around your interests in a variety of disciplines.

Programme Structure

PhD areas of study include:

  • Adolescent, Post-Secondary and Community Literacies (APCL)
  • Dramatic and Arts-based Research, Teaching and Learning (DARTL)
  • Foreign, Second and Multilingual Language Education (FSMLE)
  • Literature for Children and Young Adults (LCYA)
  • Language, Education and Society (LES)
  • Multicultural and Equity Studies in Education (MESE)
  • Reading and Literacy in Early and Middle Childhood (RLEMC)
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Submit documentation that demonstrates fulfillment of the following:

  • A baccalaureate or professional degree (or equivalent foreign credential)
  • A minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Prerequisite training that will enable you to pursue your program
  • Standardized test score (GRE or GMAT)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40885 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40885 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    37318 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37318 USD per year during 60 months.
  • In-State

    12803 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12803 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 USD /month
Living costs

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


Graduate and professional students at Ohio State have a variety of funding options available to them, including associateships and other employment, fellowships, loans and scholarships. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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