PhD in Social Justice Education

Advance your studies in Social Justice Education and engage in original research and theoretical analysis at a doctoral level. If you are interested in pursuing a career in research or academia, this program is for you.

Study options
Flexible-time option (PhD)

Designed for practicing professionals, the flexible-time PhD option enables students to continue working while pursuing their studies. Flexible-time students are self-funded. Learn more.

Program length
4 years, 6 years flexible-time
Example career pathways
Academia, research, equity and race relations, community development, policy, education administration.
Funding details

OISE offers a OISE Graduate Funding Package to students in their first four years of a PhD program, excluding the flexible-time PhD.

OISE Graduate Funding Package covers the cost of tuition, and helps offset other living expenses. Last year, awards averaged around $25,000 per eligible student.

Basic program requirements
6 half courses
Comprehensive exam
Example courses
Introduction to Advanced Sociological Theory in Education (SJE3904H)
Interdisciplinary Approaches to Humanities Social Science: Theory and Praxis (SJE3905H)
Freedom and Authority in Education (SJE1433H)