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How to apply
Admission to the urban education studies doctoral program is competitive and requires faculty approval. Admission is based on an applicant's qualifications, submitted application materials (including official transcripts), a personal interview, and references. Additionally, the IU School of Education at IUPUI will follow the standard policies and procedures of the IUPUI Graduate Office.
A master's degree is required for admission to the program. If you are enrolled in a master's program at the time you apply but have not yet completed the program, you must do so before you begin urban education studies doctoral course work.
To apply, complete the online application
Listed below is information on the required program materials and instructions on completing the online application.
What to expect after you apply
After you apply, you will receive an email confirming that we received your application. We'll contact you if any additional information is required.
Once we have all of the required application materials, the admisions committee will review your complete application packet. In some cases, we may request to interview you.
After the committee reviews your application, you will be notified of the decision by SOE.
Questions? Contact us:
IU School of Education at IUPUI
Graduate Admissions & Data Coordinator
902 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202