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Doctor of Education in TESOL (Ed.D.) Course Schedule

Real-time online classes are 90 minutes; the first hour is led by the professor and the final half hour is for student-led discussion. All times are California/Pacific Time. Please note the schedule is subject to change.

Ed.D. TESOL REQUIRED 4-DAY RESIDENTIAL SESSIONS
Ed.D. TESOL students are required to attend two 4-day residential sessions during their program. Each year, an annual residential session will be held in California or other locations around the world on occasion. Details regarding the 2016 residential session are forthcoming.

Term Course Real-time Online Class time (Fridays CA time)
Oct. 12 - Dec. 13, 2015 EDU 700 Instructed Second Language Acquisition 4:00 - 5:30 pm
2016    
January 4 - 10, 2016 Qualifying Exam Week (for eligible students only)  
Jan. 11 - March 13, 2016 EDU 703 Sociolinguistics and Language Teaching
EDU 704 Discourse Analysis for Language Teachers
3:30 - 5:00 pm
6:30 - 8:00 pm
March 21 - May 22, 2016 EDU 702 Individual Differences
EDU 705 Language Testing
3:30 - 5:00 pm
TBA
May 30 - July 31, 2016 EDU 701 Interlanguage Pragmatics
EDU 706 Dissertation Special Topic
EDU 732 Dissertation Writing
TBA
TBA
TBA
June 20 - 27, 2016 Comprehensive Exam (for eligible students only)  
August 4 - 7, 2016 Residential Session at Showa Women's University, Tokyo Japan  
Aug. 8 - Oct. 9, 2016 EDU 731 Quantitative Research Methods
EDU 706 Dissertation Special Topic
EDU 713 Dissertation Special Topic
EDU 732 Dissertation Writing
3:30 - 5:00 pm
TBA
TBA
TBA
Oct. 17 - Dec. 18, 2016 EDU 720 ELT Management
EDU 713 Dissertation Special Topic
EDU 732 Dissertation Writing
3:30 - 5:00 pm
TBA
TBA

All online class times are California/Pacific Time. Please note that California observes Daylight Savings Time each year from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November.

Comprehensive Exams are scheduled according to student need.

PLEASE NOTE: Failure to take a required course when one is offered may prevent a student from completing his/her program in the allotted time, as all course work must be completed before a student will be allowed to advance to the dissertation phase of the program. Schedules are subject to change.