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EdD in Education Admission Requirements

EdD in Education Admission Requirements:


Curriculum & Instruction Concentration

  • Summer & Fall - February 1
  • Spring - September 1

Mathematics Education Concentration

  • Summer - February 1
  • Fall - June 1
  • Spring - September 1

Admission Requirements

Domestic Students

  • GPA: 3.0
  • GRE: minimum 151 in verbal, 144 quatitiative; 4.0 in analytical writing (current within 5 years)

International Students

  • TOEFL: 550 minimum written or 76 minimum online, OR IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score
    GRE: minimum 151 in verbal, 144 quatitiative; 4.0 in analytical writing (current within 5 years)

Additional Requirements

  • Master's degree from an accredited institute of higher education
  • Three (3) years of P-12 teaching experience or its equivalent

How to Apply

Step 1: Apply to UW and the School through the online applicant portal.

  1. Access the UW graduate applicant portal. Make sure to use the corresponding application admittance semester indicated above.
  2. After completing the initial information page, you will receive an email from the system including a link and your temporary username and password.
  3. Please complete the contact, academic, residency information, etc.
  4. Submit the application fee
  5. Submit ALL required documents to the online document portal (see below for details)

 Step 2: Submit official copies of transcripts and GRE scores to UW Admissions.

University of Wyoming Admissions
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071


Required Documents

Please include ALL documents listed below in order for your application to be considered. (see guidelines)

  • A letter of intent describing your teaching experiences, personal strengths, career and or academic goals, and potential advisor(s) in your area of interest
  • A current resume
  • A completed UW graduate application
  • Three recommendation letters from those who are knowledgeable of your current or potential leadership skills (the portal will send a request to each of them after you enter their email addresses)
  • Unofficial transcripts from all postsecondary institutions (official copies should be sent to UW Admissions)
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