Applicants are required to have earned at least a baccalaureate degree and a master’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university or a degree from a non-U.S. institution of higher education that is judged equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree and master’s degree by the International Admissions office and have an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all undergraduate credits from the applicant’s most recent baccalaureate degree and a graduate (GPA) of 3.50 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all graduate credits.
A prospective student may apply at any time and should follow the general graduate application procedure for degree-seeking students (see Graduate Admission Regulations). Admission to the program is based on:
- Official transcripts from all colleges attended.
- A letter of application that adheres to the guidelines linked from the EdD Program Application page.
- A current résumé or curriculum vitae.
- A writing sample.
- Three letters of recommendation.
- GRE Scores: The GRE is not required for an application made for the 2021 cohort, but can be submitted if the applicant desires to do so.
Learn more about our Admissions process by reading our EdD Application Guidebook