|PLEASE NOTE: Applicants to campuses that do not obtain a minimum of 8 admitted and enrolled students with confirmed deposits byMay 31, 2013 will need to be relocated to the nearest regional campus for the monthly cohort meetings. |
Upon Admission, a $250 non-refundable enrollment deposit will be required to confirm enrollment and hold a position in the class.
Admission to the Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership may be achieved by fulfilling the following no later than May 1, 2013.
Transcripts documenting successful attainment of a Masters Degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Electronic submission of a portfolio consisting of the following:
Two writing samples (1-2 pages each) that show graduate level communications and analytical skills. Writing samples may be excerpts from a larger work, or documents created for a MA program or organizational purpose.
A resume showing leadership experience, professional development, achievements, awards, and/or professional recognition
Two letters of reference along with waiver forms from persons who can attest to the applicant’s ability to do graduate level work
A letter of intent explaining reasons for wanting to enter this program.
If the applicant is not currently employed in an organization where they can engage in field based assignments that involve leading groups, he/she must submit a letter explaining where field-based assignments will be conducted, including the steps they have taken to arrange it.
All applicants must successfully participate in an intake interview with a doctoral faculty member designated by the Associate Dean.
How to Apply
Complete and submit an Application for Doctorate Admission.
Provide official transcript with Master's degree posted from a regionally accredited institution. International applicants or domestic applicants with transcripts from international institutions must also submit foreign transcripts, copy of the diploma, and an English translation of the transcript and diploma.
Please mail all official transcripts to the following address:
Office of Admission
16355 Laguna Canyon Road
Irvine, CA 92618