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.
- Official Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test scores (test must have been taken in the last five years).
- A writing sample.
- Three letters of recommendation.
Learn more about our Admissions process by reading our EdD Application Guidebook