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Education – Doctor of Philosophy

Johns Hopkins University

48 months
833 USD/credit 24990 USD/year
833 USD/credit 24990 USD/year
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The full-time Education – Doctor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University is designed to prepare exceptional interdisciplinary scholars to address policy and practice challenges associated with improving pre-K-12 learning outcomes.


The Education – Doctor of Philosophy program at Johns Hopkins University offers a unique learning experience where the course of study is individually tailored to the student’s interest in finding solutions to pressing education problems. The framework is based on an apprenticeship model that includes one-to-one mentoring and participation in research. The program is designed to ensure that graduates are equipped to assume roles as university faculty, researchers, or policy leaders.

Learning outcomes

Students take courses offered by the university’s world-class divisions and work on research teams at the School of Education’s Center for Social Organization of Schools, Center for Research and Reform in Education and Success For All, the nationally acclaimed research-driven, whole-school reform model. The School of Education has 20 joint faculty appointments with the university’s schools of Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Methodology
  • Interdisciplinary Seminars
  • Core and Minor Area Content Knowledge
  • Research and Teaching Internships
  • Dissertation Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample
  • Personal Statement
  • CV
  • Academic record
  • Unofficial transcripts from all previous college and university study
  • At least two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 833 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    24990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 833 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 USD /month
Living costs

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


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