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How to Get a Free Doctoral Degree

Hey Guys! It’s been awhile right?! I know but I am back and ready to give you all the information you need! If you missed it last week on my channel , I discussed how you can get a free doctorate degree. If you’ve been following my doctoral journey, then you know that I am currently working towards my doctoral degree in higher education. I recently finished all of my coursework and I am officially working on my dissertation proposal this semester. I chose to work at a university so that I could not only work with students but so that I could also receive a discounted education. In the beginning of my journey, I received a $1,600 stipend towards my courses, and I paid fees out of pocket. I also received several scholarships along the way that helped to cover most of my fees. Last year my university decided to cover doctoral degrees at 100% for all professional staff which was a major benefit. While I understand that most folks do not want to join the education world don’t let this s

What Courses am I Taking?


Spring semester is trucking away, and I just realized that I didn’t tell you what courses I’m taking! As a second-year doctoral student in higher education this semester has been very busy. You all know that I typically take two courses since this is what my university covers, and I am very happy that I decided to drop my third course before the semester started. The amount of work that I have had to complete with the two courses that I am enrolled in would not have been sustainable if I would have added a third course. Remember guys slow and steady wins the race!

Figure 1: This a thumbnail for my latest YouTube video “What Courses Am I Taking?” where I am holding my Issues in Higher Education book with a surprised look on my face.

This semester my two courses are Issues in Higher Education and Writing a Literature Review. My Issues in Higher Education course points out the challenges in higher education today. I typically focus on student loan debt crisis but there is so much more that we don’t talk about. I will most definitely talk about things like the time it takes to graduate, minority graduation rates, and how graduate students are not trained to be teachers. 

Figure 2: This is a photo of the Higher Education in America book by Derek Bok.

My Writing a Literature Review course is a lot guys. My first assignment was a bibliographic paper where I listed 26 articles related to my current topic of students on the spectrum in higher education. Each article required several components like related books and the type of research that was down. Currently I am reading through the literature review of four different dissertations and analyzing them to see where they excelled and where they missed the mark. This class already has me dreading my actual literature review!


Figure 3: This is a photo of someone typing on a keyboard.

What courses are you taking this semester? How’s your semester going so far? Drop down in the comments and let me know! Don’t forget to head over to my YouTube channel to check out my lates video and sign up for my email subscription list so you can be the first to know when I send out any information! 


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