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College of Human Development, Culture, and Media

Admissions: Executive Ed.D., K-12 School Administration

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Who Should Apply?

Candidates include working professionals with leadership experience.

How Do I Apply?

Complete our online application.

When is the Application Deadline?

The application deadline is August 1st; however, due to cohort size limitations, please submit your application early. Orientation occurs at the end of August and classes begin in September.

When Will You Make an Application Decision?

Once we receive your completed application packet, we will contact you to review your application and provide further details about the admissions process.

Additional Required Documents

In addition to the application, candidates need to submit the following materials:

  • Master's degree in an appropriate field
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • Professional Resume
  • Statement of personal and professional goals
  • Three letters of recommendation

To complete the process, candidates will conduct an admissions interview with a faculty member.

How Much Does the Program Cost?

The program receives a special graduate tuition rate. Please visit this website for more information. 

If you plan to use student loans to fund the cost of the program, please complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as quickly as possible. The FAFSA form can be completed online at Contact Gary Thomas, Associate Director of Financial Aid, or (973) 761-9104 with financial aid questions.

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"The Executive Ed.D. Program unifies a professional and personal journey by augmenting the critical skills and knowledge necessary to navigate the challenges we face in an increasingly complex educational setting."

— Mitzi N. Morillo '17

Superintendent, Mendham Borough School District