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Doctorate in Educational Leadership Admissions

Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

Admission to the Doctoral Program in Education in Educational Leadership is a two-phase process. You must hold a completed master's degree in a related field and have at least three years of professional experience.

Phase I

To complete the initial phase of the application, submit the following:

  • Application form
  • Writing samples (form enclosed in application)
  • Current resume
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts
  • Three references from professors, employers, or school administrators on the forms supplied with the application

Phase II

Once you have successfully completed phase I, you will receive notification requesting that you schedule an interview with the Educational Leadership Admissions Committee. The admissions interview is the last step in the application process. Successful applicants must (1) demonstrate competence to complete scholarly work, (2) demonstrate skills and/or aptitude for leadership in educational and human service organizations, and (3) demonstrate competency in written expression and in articulating complex ideas verbally.