Division of Administrative and Organizational Studies Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
in-state | out-of-state tuition
June 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
0 Department and Program
departments and programs

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • College And University Teaching Certificate
    • Online Teaching Certificate
    • Educational Technology Certificate
    • Instructional Technology Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Educational Leadership And Policy Studies Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Educational Leadership Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Special Education Administration Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Educational Administration And Supervision Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Secondary Curriculum And Instruction Specialist in Education (Ed S)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 47
    • Doctoral Degrees 15
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 41
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 127
    • Accepted 64
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 42
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbaccalaureate degree from accredited U.S. institution or equivalent from college or university of government-recognized standing; minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 in upper-division coursework
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE or MAT, interview; autobiography or curriculum vitae; references; master's degree; minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, graduate 3.75; 3 years of relevant experience; foundational course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesmaster's degree from accredited institution, minimum upper-division GPA of 2.6 or 3.4 master's, and fulfillment of the special requirements of the area of concentration, 3 years of teaching experience (except for instructional technology)
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE recommended, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students303
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students303
    • Part-time Percentage68%
    • Full-time Percentage32%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American40%
    • White / Caucasian49%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown5%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTotal quality management, participatory management, administering educational technology, school improvement, principalship
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,888

Location & Contact

Division of Administrative and Organizational Studies

Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. William Hill

Assistant Dean

Phone: 313-577-9316
Email: william_e_hill@wayne.edu

Janice Green

Assistant Dean

Phone: 313-577-1605
Email: jwgreen@wayne.edu

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