- Major: Foundations of Education
- Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
- School/College: Education
See the program curriculum and learn about admission.
Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.
Fall Application Deadline: April 1
Spring Application Deadline: November 1—Extended to December 5 for Spring 2023 applications
Summer Application Deadline: April 1
- Official Transcripts
- Writing prompt required - contact Program Coordinator, Dr. Kara Brown firstname.lastname@example.org for details
- Personal Statement - must address (1) specific interest in Social Foundations and Qualitative Inquiry, and (2) why this subject area at USC
- 3 Letters of Recommendation - strongly recommend submitting references from professors
- Academic Writing Sample - recommended, not required
Applications Accepted for These Semesters...
- Fall Semester
- Spring Semester
- Summer Semester
Areas of Concentration
- Philosophical Track
- Historical Track
- Sociological Track