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Graduate Admission Requirements

Educational Leadership and Instructional Design and Technology PhD

  • Submission of a completed Graduate School Application.
  • Submission of an unofficial transcript or copy of a foreign evaluation. Showing successful completion of a master’s degree with a completed Graduate School Application.
  • Submission of official transcripts or original foreign evaluations. Showing successful completion of a master’s degree from an accredited college or university received within the first semester of enrollment.
  • Two letters of recommendation received within the first semester of enrollment.
  • Minimum GRE composite score of 1350 or MAT score at the 40th. Percentile received within the first semester of enrollment.
  • Formal resume indicating education and complete work history.

* Requirement for GRE/MAT scores may be waived for students who meet any one of the following:

  • Doctorate from an accredited institution.
  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with a grade average of at least 3.2.
  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with a grade average of 3.0 or above with a minimum of two years of professional work experience.

* Failure to provide documentation or test scores or to achieve the grade point average required at the end of the first semester may lead to suspension or dismissal from the University.

MBA, MACJ and MSEd

Note: A concentration/specialization selection must be made for degree programs with two or more concentrations/specializations.

  • Submission of an unofficial transcript or copy of a foreign evaluation showing successful completion of a bachelor’s degree with a completed Graduate School Application.
  • Submission of official transcripts or original foreign evaluations showing successful completion of a bachelor’s degree program from an accredited college or university received within the first semester of enrollment.
  • Two letters of recommendation received within the first semester of enrollment.
  • Minimum GRE composite score of 1350 or MAT score at the 40th percentile received within the first semester of enrollment.
  • Formal resume indicating education and complete work history.

** Requirement for GRE / MAT ( and GMAT for the MBA ) scores may be waived for students who meet any one of the following:

  • Graduate degree from an accredited institution.
  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university with a grade average of at least 3.0.
  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university with a grade average of 2.7 or above with a minimum of two years of administrative, managerial or professional work experience.
  • Completion of the first semester of enrollment with a minimum grade average of 3.0.

* Failure to provide documentation or test scores or to achieve the grade point average required at the end of the first semester may lead to suspension or dismissal from the University.

The Design program at Keiser University was filled with real world learning and hands on instruction… Based on the portfolio I created while a student at Keiser University, I landed a job in Graphic Design for a major online retailer immediately after graduation.

Ty Fitzgerald

The year and a half I spent in the program better prepared me for attaining a job in the field…As a hands-on learner, the project-centered teaching was perfect for me.

Jackson Tejada

Keiser University has given me the opportunity to embrace a career change… It has opened the door for a timely graduation and quick return to the work force…

Dale Caverly

Without the education I received at Keiser University, I would not be where I am today!

Meisha Ebanks, R.N.

I not only received an excellent education but also encouragement and training that built my self-confidence every day.

Nidia Barrios

I realize the amount of knowledge I gained and feel that the educational experiences have developed me in to a person who can move higher up the career ladder.

Carlos Ramirez Flores

Keiser University’s MBA program has renewed my mind, changed the way I think, and given me a new sense of purpose.  The professors transformed my attitude and behavior, gave me the self-confidence I was lacking, and restored my energy.

Connie Sue Centrella

It has been great attending and graduating from Keiser University.  Because of the small class sizes, I was able to build good relationships with classmates and professors.  The PA professors care very much about the progress and success of the students and have been great advisors every step of the way through the program.

Annelise Merriner, PA-C

Attending Keiser University and getting my degree was the best decision I have ever made.  The small class sizes and personalized attention helped me get my degree quickly.  The hands-on experience and the education landed me a job at a neighboring law firm.

Dedrick Saxon

I chose Keiser because it had everything—small classes, caring professors, hands-on learning, and counselors that are really there for you.  I feel like I’m part of a family here, not just a number.

Natalie Dou

After being denied for several promotions at my current employer, I decided that I needed to further my education.  Since graduating from Keiser with my bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, I have been promoted and I am able to obtain positions that weren’t available to me before.

Laurie Williams

Keiser helped change my life by getting my education at the right school! I have been going to another school before, dropped out because I felt that I was not getting enough information that I need. When I found out about Keiser, I was pleased because the instructors were great.

Nadege Dor

My decision to attend Keiser University has been one of the best decisions I’ve made. I chose to enroll in the Information Technology program… The one-class-a-month pace helped incredibly with my self-discipline.

Marla Hadley

The BA for Business Administration at Keiser has to be one of the best in the nation. Keiser takes the basics that are taught at the Associates level and uses them to strengthen your skills and knowledge.

Vivian R. Howard, BA in Business Administration Graduate

I found that Keiser University’s Nuclear Medicine program of advanced studies and small class size was a perfect fit. I never came across a faculty member who wasn’t truly interested.

Gustavo Gonzalez, Nuclear Medicine Technology Graduate