Doctorate of Education in Higher and Adult Education: Adult Education Concentration

The Adult Education Concentration is designed for individuals seeking leadership positions in education, health services, business, and in community and non-profit organizations. The Adult Education Concentration prepares professionals to teach and facilitate the development of adult learners and promote lifelong learning.

The HIAD faculty are offering the Ed.D. (with the adult education concentration) online. The proposed course schedule can be obtained by contacting HIAD Program Faculty Members via email at The HIAD Program has established two admissions applications deadlines each year: February 15 for Fall and October 1 for Spring. For application or program-related inquiries, please contact us at or 901.678.2369.