|Doctoral||EDD||EDLR||Fall*||March 9, 2021|
|Fall Graduate School Fellowships||December 15, 2020 (Recommended)|
|Graduate Coordinator||Program Coordinator: Dr. Chris Scott (email@example.com)|
|Address||School of Education
CB# 3500, Peabody Hall
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
|Degree Requirements||Masters Degree|
GRE (general) score within last 5 years
|Letters of Recommendation||3|
|International Applicants Only||TOEFL or IELTS score (no more than two years old)|
In addition to the University’s required application materials, applicants should review the information below for additional expectations or application requirements.
Letters of Recommendation
Ask your references to speak to your leadership experience and potential and ask them to provide specific examples in their letters, especially of experiences or activities in which they have observed your leadership.
Admitted applicants will be required to submit official transcripts from all institutions to The Graduate School as well as the School of Education.
Statement of Purpose
Your Statement of Purpose should be a 500 to 700-word document in which you outline your reasons for pursuing the Ed.S./Ed.D. program at UNC-Chapel Hill. Your experiences and interest in pursuing leadership in K-12 settings should also be clearly stated along with any other additional information concerning your background and plans that may be helpful in considering your application. In addition, please present a clear and compelling case for admission which is cogent and congruent with the School of Education’s Conceptual Framework (http://soe.unc.edu/about/framework.php) and the Educational Leadership and Policy program’s vision for social justice, equity and academic excellence in schools and among school leaders.
All application materials are submitted electronically. Applicants are responsible for monitoring their application status and ensuring that their application, including letters of recommendation and official test scores, is complete by the application deadline. Failure to do so will result in your application not being reviewed for admission.
*Only in unusual circumstances and after consultation with the program are other admission terms considered.