Doctor of Education in Computer Science | Judson University Christian College

Doctor of Education in Computer Science

About the Program

Doctor of Education in Computer Science Degree

The Doctor of Education in Computer Science (DCS) program at Judson University graduates exemplary scholars prepared to make substantial contributions to the Computer Science field as practitioners, researchers, and thought-leaders. This doctoral program is designed for those who want to contribute to their profession as Computer Science strategists, educators, academic administrators, training and development professionals, and presenters of professional development in the Computer Science world.

Doctoral students have the opportunity to demonstrate their professional competencies through a series of distinctive benchmarks related to the program outcomes of content knowledge, research, writing, speaking, and leadership. The dissertation process is uniquely crafted to provide students with sustained support that is integrated throughout the research and writing experience.

Program Outcomes

Graduates of the Doctor of Education in Computer Science program will:

  • Deepen their understanding of a specific niche in the Computer Science field.
  • Demonstrate scholarly proficiency in conducting, critiquing, synthesizing, and applying research in the field of Computer Science.
  • Foster growth in other Computer Science practitioners that deepens their understanding of the field, encourages engagement, and promotes collaboration.
  • Develop expertise for vision casting and informed decision-making.
  • Apply exceptional skills when writing for a variety of audiences and purposes.
  • Synthesize the process of preparing and organizing content for delivery that engages audiences.

Program Distinctives

  • Program developed by and courses taught by experts in computer science and education
  • Dissertation process with integrated support throughout the program
  • Candidates complete authentic benchmark assessments as opposed to a traditional comprehensive examination
  • Embedded Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
  • Intentional focus on leadership and scholarly contributions to the field
  • Program completed in under four years

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