Per Credit
Total Cost*

* Based on the academic year 2019-2020. Cost per credit and total cost subject to inflation.

Admission Requirements

Phase 1: Application Components

  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of support from your current employer: Download a letter of recommendation.
  • Writing sample (2 parts):
    1. General application and introduction letter (500 words)
    2. Statement of professional goals (approximately 1,000 words) explaining how doctoral work in higher education leadership will help fulfill them
  • Apply online

Phase 2: Interview and Presentation

  • Upon receipt of all admission documents, a minimum of three representatives from the EdD Advisory Committee will schedule and conduct an interview and presentation in which prospective students will be asked to address a specific policy and practice-oriented problem or issue as their motivation for pursuing the EdD in Higher Education Leadership.

Admission Update

In order to reduce the potential impact of COVID-19 on the health and wellness of the Regis community please follow the new admission criteria below:

  • Use of credit cards is best to submit deposits (or any other payments) at this time
  • We recommend submitting application documents electronically for quicker review
  • We will use unofficial transcripts to review and make decisions *
  • Communication is best directed to your counselor through email during this time

* If accepted, official transcripts will still be required as a contingency of acceptance