Doctoral Admission

Application Requirements for all doctoral programs

Doctoral applicants are required to have earned a master’s degree from an accredited college or university. Candidates for the doctoral program must apply to the Van Loan School at Endicott College using the online application. 

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General application requirements for all doctoral programs include

Submission of:

  • Official transcripts of all post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s) including confirmation of undergraduate degree, date confirmed, and any other graduate work
  • Non-refundable $50.00 application fee (check made payable to Endicott College); application fee waived for veteran and military students
  • Current resume and/or curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendations; recommendations should address scholarly potential
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for all students whose native language is not English with a required minimum score of 550 (paper- based) or 79 (iBT) is required; Endicott also accepts an IELTS score of 6.0 or better.

Additional Program Specific Doctoral Degree Admission Requirements

Please visit the programs "Curriculum" tab to view program specific admissions requirements

Applied Behavioral Analysis Program (Doctor of Philosophy) 

Educational Leadership in Higher Education Administration (Doctor of Education)

Educational Leadership in Pre-K – 12 (Doctor of Education) 

Nursing Program (Doctor of Philosophy)


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