Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction: Emphasis in Multicultural Education
We are a community of learners, educators, researchers, and educational stakeholders committed to critical engagement and equitable education for a pluralistic society.
The Multicultural Education program area will strive toward our vision by equipping students and engaging faculty within our four interrelated academic emphases:
- Cultural competent – Advancing Cultural & Equity Pedagogical Expertise
- Change Agent – Actualizing Equity & Applied Research Expertise
- Critical Intellectual – Advocating for Community & Public Engagement
- Collaborative Innovator – Ameliorating Community Agency & Advocacy
To be admitted to a graduate program, you must apply to the TLAC department and Texas A&M University.
Degree: Curriculum & Instruction
Program Delivery: Traditional/Campus-based
Emphasis: Multicultural Education
Degrees Offered: Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D.
Credit Hours: 64
- Urban Education
- Race and Ethnic Education
- Social Class, Power and Privilege
- Critical Global Education
- Gender and Sexual Diversity
- Language and Linguistic
Frequently Asked Questions
I still have further questions—who can I contact to help me answer those?
Please feel free to contact our Graduate Advising Office with any questions you may have. Our office information can be found at https://tlac.tamu.edu/student-services/graduate-advising.
Can you guide me through the application process?
Please visit our web page at https://tlac.tamu.edu/admissions/masters-admissions or https://tlac.tamu.edu/admissions/doctoral-admissions for step-by-step information about applying for our master’s and doctoral programs.
How soon can I apply?
Prospective students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible!
I live out of state. Do you accept out-of-state applicants?
Yes, we accept in-state and out-of-state applicants.
Is there any opportunity for financial assistance?
What are the typical program costs?
You can base the cost of attendance on 64 graduate credit hours (for doctoral students). The following website can help you estimate the cost of the program, including current costs of tuition and fees: Cost of attendance estimator
Is the GRE required?
GRE is only required for Ed.D. applicants.