Applying for the EdD?
Have questions about the application process or your own application? We're here to help. We are hosting multiple virtual chats with our admissions team over the next few months to provide an opportunity to get in touch regarding the application or program.
Review our Admissions Requirements first for specific instructions. You can log in to start your application and save progress to continue later.
There is no application fee, and we don’t require applicants to take the GRE or other academic tests.
Apply for one of two start options to begin classes in either January, or September. Learn about the concentrations we offer and choose the one that’s right for you before applying.
You must submit all application requirements and complete your application before the deadlines below in order to begin during your desired term. We recommend that you complete your application in advance of the general review deadline.
Fall Term (classes begin in September) - Boston, Charlotte, Seattle
- Priority Deadline – April 3rd
- Final Deadline – August 15th
Winter Term (classes begin in January) - Boston
- Priority Deadline – September 18th
- Final Deadline – December 22nd
International Student Eligibility
Please note that the University is not authorized to issue Certificates of Eligibility (I-20 documents for F-1 visa classification) for the Doctor of Education program at this time for initial attendance or transfer. If you are currently in the U.S. under a non-immigrant status other than F-1 and eligible to study under that visa classification, please provide a complete Data Form, accessible through the myOGS system here, upon acceptance into this program. Students in tourist status (B1/B2 or WB/WT) are not eligible to participate in the residency requirement component of this program.
For help with the application process, contact the College of Professional Studies admissions office.
College of Professional Studies
Office of Admissions
50 Nightingale Hall
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-9959