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University of Missouri-St. Louis

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programs

St. Louis, MO

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Overview

University of Missouri–St. Louis / Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programs is located in St. Louis, MO, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Leadership in educational practice
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Counseling
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational leadership and policy studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Teaching-learning processes

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

187
Applied
158
Accepted
121
Enrolled
84%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
40
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation; personal interview

International Students

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

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1

Student Body

559
Total Graduate Students
76%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
23%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.83%
Black or African American 22.54%
White or Caucasian 62%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.54%
Asian 2.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.89%
Unknown 3.58%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

132
Total faculty
Full-time - 50
Part-time - 82
Male (37)
Female (95)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Higher education law and policy, gender and higher education, student retention, lifelong learning orientation, school counselor's role in violence prevention
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO  63121
United States
Contact Dr. Kathleen Haywood
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: kathleen_haywood@umsl.edu
Phone: 314-516-5483
Fax: 314-516-5227