Requirements for Admission

The requirements for admission to the Doctorate in Executive Leadership (Ed.D.) program are listed below. The fee to apply is only $75 (waived for Le Moyne current students and alumni). We encourage applications from students with diverse academic and professional backgrounds. You can learn more about the program here.

Applicants with the following qualifications will be given priority: 

  • A 3.5 or higher GPA from an accredited master’s degree program
  • At least 3 years working in a leadership or management position

Interviews for competitive applicants will be by invitation only. 

Admission Deadlines*:
Final Application Deadline (Fall 2021 start): August 1, 2021 - Due to the impacts of the global pandemic we have extended our final admission deadline to recruit the most competitive and diverse cohort possible. Students interested in beginning this fall should contact Graduate Admission via asap to determine if they are eligible for an application fee waiver and additional assistance in the admission process. 
Priority Application Deadline (Fall 2022 start): November 15, 2021*
*Applications are considered after these dates on a rolling basis until the program is at capacity.

Theresa Renn