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Is a PhD or EdD Right for Me?

Would you like to do a PhD or an EdD? Just thinking about it, perhaps? This panel brings together experts and faculty from a variety of Universities including Emory, Drexel, and Stanford University to answer those questions and many more related to pursuing doctoral work. We will engage the audience with a short presentation and a series of questions on the difference between these degrees, how to go about finding a program that fits you, and how to succeed in doctoral programs.

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  1. Understand whether a doctoral degree is a good choice for me and my career goals.
  2. Understand the difference between various advanced degrees including PhD, EdD, MBA, MS, MA and others.
  3. Learn how to apply successfully to doctoral programs and how to succeed upon getting there.



Christopher Laincz, Assoc Professor/Dir of LeBow PhD Program, Drexel University LeBow College of Business

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  • Tags: phd, edd, doctoral
  • Event: EDU
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Continuing Education
  • Session Focus Area
  • Level: Basic Understanding
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