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Doctor of Education

We're excited that you're interested in the Doctor of Education program at Bethel University. If you have questions about any requirements, contact our admissions team.

Here's how you apply:

Step 1 - Check application requirements and prerequisites

You must meet these requirements to be eligible for the program. All academic requirements must be fulfilled through a regionally accredited institution.

  • Earned master's degree from a regionally accredited or internationally recognized as equivalent institution

Step 2 - Apply

Next, get started on your online application.

Step 3 - Complete your application steps

There are just a few things we need from you before we can review your application.

  • Application
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Two professional references

Step 4 - Complete enrollment requirements

After you've been accepted to the program, you might need to complete a few additional requirements before you start class. Your enrollment counselor will follow up if there's anything we need from you.

Partnerships

Explore Our Partnership and Certificate Programs

We have partnered with colleges and universities to expand program options in our Ed.D. in Leadership in Higher Education program and to offer a University Partnership Scholarship. Learn more about these opportunities and our Emerging Leaders in Private Colleges Certificate in partnership with the University of Minnesota’s Jandris Center for Innovative Education.

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