Admission Requirements

An earned Education Specialist or district-level certification is required. Two applications are required. Deadline for applications is Feb 1. In addition, there is a required interview for those applicants who are short-listed.

Application Information

  1. Complete online application, includes degree program application
  2. Send official transcripts to the Graduate School via the email or address listed below
  3. Send test scores to the Graduate School
    • For the Ed.D., either the GRE or the MAT is required
  4. Send three letters of recommendation to the Educational Leadership Program via the Graduate School application portal
  5. Send copy of valid teaching/administrative license to the Educational Leadership Program via the Graduate School application portal
  6. Send autobiographical sketch to the Educational Leadership Program via the Graduate School application portal
  7. Send academic writing sample to the Educational Leadership Program via the Graduate School application portal

After screening all completed Ed.D. applications, EDLE faculty will invite the top candidates to an interview. Final decisions on admittance for the Ed.D. will be made after the interviews are completed.

Contact Information

Kevin Brady
EDLE Program Coordinator
479-575-4209
kpbrady@uark.edu

Bernadette R. Moore
EDLE Administration Specialist
479-575-4209
edle@uark.edu
216 Peabody Hall
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Graduate School
479-575-4401
gradinfo@uark.edu
340 N. Campus Drive
Gearhart Hall 213
1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701