Doctorate of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership
The Statewide Cooperative EdD Program in Educational Leadership requires a minimum of 76 credit hours beyond the baccalaureate degree. The program, offered in a cohort format, includes 34 hours of course work in 6 contiguous semesters, beginning in the summer and concluding in the spring semester 2 years later. In addition to course work credit, 12 credit hours of dissertation research are required.
December l of even-numbered years
- Competitive GRE score
- Minimum GPA: 3.0 (A=4.0)
Minimum TOEFL Scores
|Internet-based test (iBT)||Paper-based test (PBT)|
Minimum Academic IELTS Scores
Admissions screening and decisions for all graduate programs are not made until all required materials have been submitted. Admissions recommendations are based on a profile developed from data that include undergraduate (last 60 hours) and graduate grade point averages, scores on the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE), recommendations, evidence of successful professional experiences.
Required Application Materials
- All required Graduate School documents
- Upload unofficial copies of all transcripts to the online application system. Applicants provide official transcripts if accepted by the academic program
- Official GRE scores
- Official TOEFL or IELTS scores (international applicants only)
- 3 departmental recommendation forms, two of which are from faculty who have taught/advised the applicant.
- Departmental application
- Current resume