EdD Application and Requirements

Take the first step to complete your education doctorate in administration and leadership. Review the admission requirements and application process thoroughly to help ensure your application is complete and processed expeditiously.

Two start dates for the Doctor of Education program:

Admission Requirements

Expand to view the specific educational standards and personal qualifications you'll need for consideration of your application.

Earned a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or higher in most recent degree.

Obtained a master's degree in any field from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.

  • GRE or GMAT less than five years old (no minimum score) – Waived for 2019-2020
  • All foreign transcripts must be professionally evaluated by an agency such as World Education Services or an agency approved by NACES (National Association of Credential Evaluation Services)
  • Hold U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status at the time of application
  • Three letters of recommendations, including one from an academic source
  • Curriculum vitae or resume
  • A personal essay
  • Interview (in-person preferred)

How to Apply

We welcome all qualified applicants to apply. You will need to meet specific educational standards and personal qualifications for consideration of your application.

You must submit:

  1. A completed application and a $75 nonrefundable application fee.

            Mail supporting documents to:

            Touro University Nevada 
            Attn: Office of Admissions
            874 American Pacific Drive
            Henderson, NV 89014 

            Failure to comply with the above requirements by the date stated in your admissions invitation letter will result in revocation of the admission invitation.

            Common Questions

            You may have questions regarding admissions to the EdD program. We have answered some of the most common questions below.

            Yes, if you are not located or able to journey to Henderson, NV, you can complete your interview online or via other electronic sources.

            You will work on your dissertation during the lifespan of the program. Our faculty will help you arrive at your dissertation subject as well.

            Students are required to attend two 1-week campus experiences from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

            We accept transfer credits on a case-by-case basis.

            The program is designed for the working professional. Students will need to devote approximately 10-12 hours a week. It is recommended students develop a routine to balance work and life commitments.

            Questions? Contact Us

            Nancy Luong

            Nancy Luong

            Admissions

            Admissions and Recruitment Program Manager

            nancy.luong@tun.touro.edu
            (702) 777-3964