Online Doctorates in Social Sciences

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University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Leicester
Established: 1921
Country: UK
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctor of Social Sciences (DSocSci) 
Social Sciences - Social Sciences
Residency Requirements: You will be required to visit Leicester both for your probation review and for your viva exam at the end of your degree.
"The DSocSci aims to produce a group of leading-edge practitioners who have mastered the full range of theoretical and practical knowledge necessary for the conduct of their professional activities at the highest level. On this programme you will gain knowledge of research techniques available for enhancing professional knowledge and the training to help you use these to produce research of publishable quality. The DSocSci is equivalent to a PhD - and like the PhD holders are allowed to use the title 'Doctor'. The DSocSci is available for study by distance learning only and can be completed in a minimum of 48 months to a maximum of 72 months. You can start your degree in February, May or October. "
Length: 48 months to 72 months
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
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Out-of-State: -