Admissions and Financing

Application requirements

Applicants to Ed.D. and Ed.S. programs must complete the application form and enrollment agreement, and provide official documentation of successful completion of a master’s or doctoral-level degree with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average from a regionally accredited institution.

Additional admission requirements, as evidence of potential success in the program, include the following:

  • Submission of a current curriculum vitae (preferred) or resume
  • Submission of a goal statement, demonstrating a clear expression of purpose and anticipated personal and professional goals
  • Submission of a writing sample showing a brief representation or conceptualization of the student’s skills or personal background and goals
  • Interview with the Department Chair, Admissions Committee, or designee

Tuition and fees


Tuition Application Fee Technology Fee Capstone Fee Dissertation Fee Program Conferral Fee Total Cost
Ed.S. in Leadership $11,275.75 $100 $740 $150 n/a $150 $12,265.75
Ed.D. in Leadership $19,504 $100 $1,730 n/a $200 $150 $21,234

Payment & Financing Options

  • Pay in full
  • Pay per course each term
  • Personal financing
  • Third-party financing through Wells Fargo
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