100% Online Doctorate Programs

Online Doctorate Programs Found:

ARWU Rank:
 88
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Florida
Established: 1853
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Audiology (Au.D.)
Category:
Healthcare - Audiology
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The Distance Learning Au.D. Degree is a flexible program designed to provide working professional audiologists with the complex and diverse skills necessary to meet the challenges of the dynamic healthcare marketplace. The program combines the professional experience of the College of Public Health and Health Professions with the academic excellence of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to provide an opportunity for working professionals to enhance their clinical skills and knowledge.
Length: 18 months
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $15,624 total
Out-of-State: $15,624 total
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Arizona State University
Established: 1885
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Leadership and Innovation, EdD
Category:
Social Sciences - Educational Leadership
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
ASU’s Doctor of Education (EdD) in Leadership and Innovation is designed for practicing educator-leaders who work in a range of settings and want to lead change and implement innovation to improve their practice and create better learning opportunities for students of all ages.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $12,708 annually
Out-of-State: $12,708 annually
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Michigan State University
Established: 1855
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Ph.D. in Physics
Category:
Natural Sciences - Physics
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
Like for any Physics Ph.D., a central element is the completion of a Ph.D. dissertation under the supervision of MSU faculty via teleconferencing along with occasional visits to MSU, or, where such practice is permissible, via existing MSU adjunct faculty or a mutually agreed upon mentor at a university or national laboratory near to the student’s location. The program, with the above caveat, is offered in all states except in Delaware, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, U.S. Territories, and Canadian Provinces.
Length: N/A
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: N/A
Out-of-State: N/A
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Texas A&M University
Established: 1876
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding
Category:
Natural Sciences - Agriculture
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The Ph.D. in Plant Breeding requires 64 semester credit hours past an M.S. degree in plant breeding or related agriculture field and a dissertation on original research. Student research can be completed at the student’s location. Just as with the M.S. degree, an on-site Ph.D. scientist, educator, or supervisor who qualifies as an adjunct member of the Texas A&M graduate faculty must be available to serve as co-chair of the student’s graduate advisory committee and be able to direct dissertation research locally. Students will have an on-campus co-chair to oversee the academic aspect of their degree. Communication with committee members, examinations, and dissertation defense will be conducted via the internet.
Length: N/A
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $35,000 total
Out-of-State: $57,000 total
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Birmingham
Established: 1900
Country: UK
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
PhD English Language and Applied Linguistics
Category:
Social Sciences - Communications
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
We offer excellent candidates the opportunity to carry out research in one of the most dynamic institutions in Britain, while remaining in your resident country. We specialise in, and welcome applications from prospective PhD students interested in the following areas: Corpus Research, Cognitive Linguistics and Psycholinguistics, Discourse Analysis and Stylistics, and Language Learning and Teaching.
Length: 4 to 6 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: Annually: £9,180
Out-of-State: Annually: £9,180
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Utah
Established: 1850
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The Department of Occupational and Recreational Therapies is pleased to offer a professional doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) to individuals with a degree in occupational therapy from an entry-level educational program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). We offer this program completely online, making it a great choice for working professionals all over the world. Applicants to this program must be certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) or equivalent in their country of residence/practice and have at least two years of practice as an OT. Our OTD program accommodates students holding either a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree level with specific paths for both. The focus of the OTD is to provide clinicians with a stronger, more up-to-date theoretical base; advance their leadership skills; and provide them with knowledge and skills in evidence-based research related to their chosen area of emphasis.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $4,450.23 per semester
Out-of-State: $4,450.23 per semester
ARWU Rank:
 151-200
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Curtin University
Established: 1987
Country: Australia
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctor of Sustainable Development
Category:
Social Sciences - Sustainability
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
Based on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, this innovative course is among the first of its kind. In this course, you will develop a critical understanding of the complex issues that lay at the frontier of sustainable development. You will understand sustainable development as a profoundly inter-disciplinary and trans-disciplinary endeavor, involving professionals, policy developers and researchers on global and local scales. The Doctor of Sustainable Development will comprise at least two-thirds research and four units of coursework. You will learn cognitive and technical skills relevant to sustainable development and use these skills to undertake a significant research project. Your research will be well designed and locally embedded to help you become a long-term influencer of change within society and your profession. Importantly, you will have the opportunity to research and write your thesis predominantly in situ in developing countries. You may have the option of writing your thesis for publication.
Length: 3 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: N/A
Out-of-State: N/A
ARWU Rank:
 151-200
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Established: 1839
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
EdD in Educational Studies
Category:
Social Sciences - Education
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
This fully online Ed.D. program in educational leadership is designed to prepare you for professional practice and to help you develop the leadership and analytical skills needed to confront difficult problems of practice in P-20 education, higher education, community colleges, or other educational institutions. This program is for you if you have a master's degree and aspire to hold an administrative position other than P-12 administration. The degree is ideal if you intend to pursue or continue a career as a practicing administrator in an education or related organization. The program benefits practitioners working in P-20 educational settings, higher education, community colleges or other education related organizations throughout the world.
Length: N/A
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $346.00 per credit
Out-of-State: $700.00 per credit
ARWU Rank:
 201-300
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Drexel University
Established: 1891
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
EdD in Educational Leadership and Management
Category:
Social Sciences - Educational Leadership
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
Drexel University’s online Doctor of Education degree equips ambitious professionals with advanced management competencies for a broad range of learning environments. Offered by Drexel’s award-winning School of Education, this accredited, fully-online program is ideal for all levels of administrators and instructional experts. The EdD is a singular program based on the Drexel philosophy that theory springs from practice. You will be encouraged to challenge your own thinking within a group and venture beyond problem solving to a unique model of individual leadership that will become a lifelong pattern of professional communication and growth.
Length: 3 to 5 years
Required GPA: 3.5+
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $1228 per credit
Out-of-State: $1228 per credit
ARWU Rank:
 201-300
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Missouri - Columbia
Established: 1839
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Architectural Studies (PhD)
Category:
Social Sciences - Architecture
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
A doctorate from MU can help you acquire the knowledge and skills to conduct research that contributes to the foundation of architecture and interior design. If you want to understand how specialized research contributes to the definition and evolution of an improved theoretical and methodological basis for architectural studies, this may be the degree for you.
Length: 5 years
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $696.09 per credit
Out-of-State: $696.09 per credit
ARWU Rank:
 301-400
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Lancaster University
Established: 1964
Country: UK
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
PhD in Education and Social Justice
Category:
Social Sciences - Education
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
This unique PhD in Education and Social Justice (by thesis and coursework) is a part-time structured PhD programme that is undertaken entirely online, over 4 years. It provides a well-defined and supported route to a PhD for people around the world. The programme is designed so that participants can study entirely from home and whilst in full- or part-time employment. The programme enables professionals, who are working to promote social justice in or through education, to become autonomous researchers and to gain deeper and more critical insights into their professional practice and concerns. It includes development of the capacity to undertake and write up a substantial, original research project.
Length: 4 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: £3,940 per year
Out-of-State: £7,040 per year
ARWU Rank:
 301-400
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Lancaster University
Established: 1964
Country: UK
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
PhD in Higher Education: Research, Evaluation and Enhancement
Category:
Social Sciences - Education
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The programme provides a well-defined and supported route to a PhD for professionals working in higher education institutions around the world. Participants can study entirely at a distance from Lancaster and whilst in full or part-time employment in a higher education environment. This programme is exclusively designed for higher education professionals of whatever sort, for example: academics; managers; administrators; educational developers; student learning specialists.
Length: 4 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: £3,940 per year
Out-of-State: £7,040 per year
ARWU Rank:
 301-400
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Temple University
Established: 1884
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctorate of Athletic Training (DAT)
Category:
Healthcare - Physical Therapy
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The Doctor of Athletic Training (DAT) is a 36-credit hour program designed to enhance your clinical decision-making. In the program you will gain expertise in evidence-based techniques and improve patient outcomes. Throughout the program, you will network with athletic trainers and health care clinicians from all over the world. The DAT courses will be delivered exclusively online, utilizing both synchronous and asynchronous delivery methods.
Length: 2 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: N/A
Out-of-State: N/A
ARWU Rank:
 301-400
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Colorado at Denver
Established: 1912
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)
Category:
Healthcare - Pharmacy
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy offers working pharmacists the ability to obtain a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree in an online format – what we refe​r to as iPharmD. The iPharmD programs are designed for both international and North America-trained pharmacists with a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy. The programs are designed to improve clinical care and medication therapy management skills, leading to increased career options – while maintaining their current practice.
Length: 2 to 6 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $56,875 total
Out-of-State: $56,875 total
ARWU Rank:
 301-400
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of North Texas
Established: 1890
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
PhD in Learning Technologies
Category:
Social Sciences - Education
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The doctorate in Learning Technologies focuses on defining, understanding, and expanding the synergy of technology and learning/instructional systems theory. The core of the Ph.D. program is the application of technologies within the learning process. Towards this end, a successful doctoral candidate demonstrates proficiency in skills and knowledge that allows the individual, upon graduation, to become a contributing scholar/practitioner in the field. Graduates work as faculty, instructors, teachers, instructional designers, directors of distance education, technology coordinators, trainers, and other professionals in the instructional, educational, and learning technology fields both in educational and corporate settings. The program has a focus on academic research and writing, which has resulted in a majority of graduating doctoral students holding positions at universities.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: 3.5+
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $1,424.45 for 3-hour course
Out-of-State: $1,424.45 for 3-hour course
ARWU Rank:
 401-500
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Flinders University
Established: 1966
Country: Australia
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Juris Doctor
Category:
Social Sciences - Law & Criminology
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The Juris Doctor (JD) seeks to provide the academic knowledge and skills needed to embark upon a career as a practising lawyer but also was created in the knowledge that not all graduates want, or are able, to work as barristers or solicitors. The JD is available entirely online, in external mode enabling you to balance your study with other commitments, and study from anywhere. Each topic comprises six tasks scheduled across the semester to guide your learning. Assessment is undertaken entirely online using video conferencing and other virtual collaboration tools. The JD offers an innovative model of postgraduate education. It is taught in collaboration with the legal profession and provides opportunities for learning in an authentic context, with real client work experience a requirement of the course. The design of the JD with its blended learning style and adult learning principles provides flexibility that will enable you to balance your other commitments.
Length: 3 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $23,688 annually
Out-of-State: $28,800 annually
ARWU Rank:
 401-500
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Heriot-Watt University
Established: 1966
Country: UK
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctor of Business Administration, DBA
Category:
Social Sciences - Business & Management
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
"The DBA from Edinburgh Business School is designed to help students use research methods to define, implement and evaluate potential solutions for very real business issues. Attracting high-calibre students from across the globe, the DBA builds on the learning gathered in our MBA and MSc courses to create a research-based programme of original thought and novel ideas. Studied on a distant learning basis, students will have the full support of a dedicated Edinburgh Business School supervisor. "
Length: 5 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: N/A
Out-of-State: N/A
ARWU Rank:
 401-500
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Kent State University
Established: 1910
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Category:
Healthcare - Nursing (DNP)
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The DNP is the terminal degree for nurses who want to advance their knowledge of nursing practice and gain exceptional leadership and technology skills. There is a growing demand for nurses with advanced leadership and technology skills which enable them to navigate the increasingly complex healthcare environment. There is also an increasing need for nurses who possess advanced knowledge that enables them to improve nursing practice and patient outcomes.
Length: 5 semesters
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $515.00 per credit
Out-of-State: $928.00 per credit
ARWU Rank:
 401-500
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Thomas Jefferson University
Established: 1824
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Occupational Therapy, Post Professional Doctorate (PPOTD)
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The clinical Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (PP-OTD) is a post-professional degree that provides you with advanced skills and knowledge to enhance your current practice and prepares you to be an innovator in traditional and emerging areas of occupational therapy. Students also have the opportunity to develop or refine their expertise through in-depth study.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $1,059 per credit
Out-of-State: $1,059 per credit