Admission Requirements

M.Ed./Building Level Administrator in Educational Leadership –An earned Bachelor’s Degree is required and a valid teaching license.  Two applications are required, one to the Graduate School and one to the Educational Leadership (EDLE) Program.  

Graduate School Application Information

Educational Leadership Program Application

  1. Complete online application at: http://application.uark.edu
  2. Send official transcripts to Graduate School
  3. Send GRE or MAT test scores to Graduate School if undergraduate GPA is < 3.0
  1.  Complete online application at: http://edle.uark.edu/applications-and-forms/educational-leadership-application.php
  2. Send three (3) letters of recommendation to Educational Leadership Program
  3. Send copy of a valid teaching license to Educational Leadership Program

Ed.S./District Level Administrator in Educational Leadership –An earned Master’s Degree and a building-level certification is required. Two applications are required. Please see the application requirements for the Ed.D. below which are the same as the Ed.S. with the exception of the interview with EDLE faculty which is not required for the Ed.S.

Ed.D. in Educational Leadership – An earned Ed.S. or district-level certification is required. Two applications are required. Deadline for applications is February 1. In addition, there is a required interview for those applicants that are short-listed.

Graduate School Application Information

Educational Leadership Program Application

    1. Complete online application at: http://application.uark.edu
    2. Send Official Transcripts to Graduate School
    3. Send test scores to Graduate School
      • For the Ed.S. either the GRE or the School Leaders Licensure Assessment (SLLA). If submitting the SLLA in lieu of the GRE, you must contact the Graduate School.
      • For the Ed.D. either the GRE or the MAT
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  1.  Complete online application at: http://edle.uark.edu/applications-and-forms/educational-leadership-application.php
  2. Send three (3) letters of recommendation to Educational Leadership Program
  3. Send Copy of Valid Teaching/Administrative License to Educational Leadership Program
  4. Send Autobiographical Sketch to Educational Leadership Program
  5. Send Academic Writing Sample to Educational Leadership Program

 After screening all completed Ed.D. applications, EDLE faculty will invite the top candidates to an interview. Final decisions on admittance for the Ed.D. will be made after the interviews are completed.

Contact Information

Ed Bengtson,
EDLE Program Coordinator
479-575-5092
egbengts@uark.edu
Website: http://edle.uark.edu

 

Emma Hammons
EDLE Admin. Specialist
479-575-4209
edle@uark.edu
216 Peabody Hall
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Graduate School:
479-575-4401
gradinfo@uark.edu,
340 N. Campus Drive
Gearhart Hall 213
1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701