West Chester University of Pennsylvania / Program in Policy, Planning, and Administration is located in West Chester, PA, in a suburban setting.
Degrees & Awards
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Entrance Exam GRE if master's GPA lower than 3.85
Comp Exam Required
Application Fee - Domestic
Electronic applications accepted?
Applications processed on a rolling basis?
Doctoral Degree Exam
GRE if master's GPA lower than 3.85
Doctoral Degree Requirements
Master's degree from regionally-accredited college or university, three letters of recommendation from education professionals, professional writing demonstration at time of application (waived for applicants who present GRE analytical writing score of 4.5 or higher), resume or curriculum vitae, interview (upon committee request)
Tuition & Fees
Financial award applicants must submit:
Application deadlines for financial awards
Total Graduate Students
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Black or African American
White or Caucasian
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Focus of faculty research:
Literacy, special education, critical pedagogy, social and cultural foundations of education, educational technology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
Location & Contact
University Avenue and High Street West Chester, PA 19383 United States
Dr. Kenneth D. Witmer Jr. Dean Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 610-436-2321 Fax: 610-436-3102