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Earn a Ph.D in Language and Literacies Education


Check us out on Twitter: LLE PHD Open House Breakout Session

If you were unable to attend the Open House, you can view the
presentation slides HERE

The LLE Ph.D degree was designed to provide rich opportunities for advanced study and research related to language and literacy education.

This program examines the relationships of literacies in language, and language in literacies, across communities, societies, instructional environments, and informal learning settings.

We are now accepting applications for the full- and flex-time Ph.D programs for the 2019-20 academic year. 

Apply by November 15, 2018 to receive our decision in March 2019



Intellectual Growth

Learn more about the field of language and literacies education.  Extend your expertise in your chosen research area.



Pursue your Ph.D full-time or choose the flex-time program which is designed for working professionals. Courses are offered year-round, with many courses online.


World Renowned Faculty

Conduct research alongside leading scholars and researchers. Think ​about issues that matter in language and literacy education.