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The University of North Carolina Wilmington

Department of Educational Leadership

Wilmington, NC

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Overview

The University of North Carolina Wilmington / Department of Educational Leadership is located in Wilmington, NC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Education (M Ed) Curriculum, instruction and supervision
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Educational leadership and administration Curriculum and instruction
Master of Education (M Ed) Higher education
Master of School Administration (MSA) School administration School administration

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 53
Doctoral Degrees 20

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Thesis or culminating project, e-Portfolio (for school administration)
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

80
Applied
59
Accepted
50
Enrolled
74%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline May 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline October 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum B average in undergraduate work, 3 letters of recommendation, education statement of interest essay, autobiographical statement, NC Class A teacher licensure in related field, minimum of 3 years' teaching experience
Doctoral Degree Requirements Education statement of interest essay, master's degree in education field, 3 years of leadership experience

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

189
Total Graduate Students
79%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.12%
Black or African American 21.69%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.7%
Asian 1.06%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.06%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.7%

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time - 14
Part-time - 6
Male (5)
Female (15)

Location & Contact

Address 601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC  28403-3297
United States
Contact Dr. Marsha Carr
Interim Chair
Email: carrm@uncw.edu
Phone: 910-962-2913
Fax: 910-962-3609