2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) 
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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Special Education Acceleration - Doctor of Education (EdD)

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Advanced Walden graduate students can accelerate the time to complete the Doctor of Education (EdD) degree with a specialization in Special Education.

To help ensure student success, the following requirements have been established:

  • The student must be in good standing with the university.
  • The student must meet the minimum admissions requirements for the EdD Program.
  • The student must have a B (3.0) or better cumulative average for the courses being articulated.

Note: Students are advised to consult the Walden University Student Handbook for more information on requirements.

The following requirements have been established for Walden graduate students who are interested in entering this program:

Course Options

MS in Education graduates:


Educational Specialist (EdS) in Special Education graduates:

Students who successfully complete the following courses in the Educational Specialist (EdS) in Special Education with a B or better cumulative average may transfer out of this course: