Applicants for the Ed.D. Program in Educational Leadership must have the following:
  • A master's degree from an accredited institution
  • A graduate grade point average of 3.5 or better
  • One (1) official transcript from all previous academic work
  • Official test scores for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), the Miller’s Analogies Test (MAT), or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). (See the Chair of Admissions for the acceptable range of scores in these exams.)  Contact the Educational Testing Service at (510) 873-8000 for official GRE Test information. Additional information on the GRE website:

Application materials are due December 31, 2015, for timely admission into the cohort beginning in June 2016. Applications will be accepted after this date if space is available. For further information, please contact Ronda Levy, program assistant, at (925) 631-4690, or, or Fax: 925-376-8379.