Six departments. Two doctoral programs. Many online degree options.

Our departments and programs offer degrees to prepare professionals for leadership and service in a variety of educational settings. Visit the departments below to learn more: 


Counselor Education & Human Services

We're dedicated to developing human service practitioners committed to promoting individual and community growth through seven academic programs. 

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Educational Administration

We offer graduate-level programs that prepare educational professionals to serve effectively at all levels of leadership in PK-12 public, Catholic and other non-public schools. 

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Health & Sport Science

Wellness and sport are not just areas of study; they are a way of life. Health and sport science majors prepare to be proficient and professional in a vocation related to wellness, physical activity, sports and physical therapy. 

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Ph.D. Program in Educational Leadership

We foster an approach to leadership that combines independent research with collaborative thinking. 

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Physical Therapy

Our offers a doctoral degree program will prepare you to be a knowledgeable, service-oriented, self-assured, adaptable, reflective practitioner. 

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Physician Assistant Education

Our Master of Physician Assistant Practice (MPAP) program will prepare you to become a knowledgeable, service-oriented and self-assured mid-level healthcare practitioner. 

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Teacher Education

At the University of Dayton, learning to be a teacher is about building learning communities through critical reflection. 

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