Applications are being accepted for the Fall 2014 Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership cohort.
Once accepted into the program, students must submit a $150 depositÂ (if international student please refer to international requirements for deposit) and register for classes. Once students are registered, they receive usernames and passwords for email, access to Blackboard, Easternâ€™s intranet and library resources.
Tuition for the 2013-2014 academic year is $895 per credit ($5370 per term) and a $160 administrative fee each term. To successfully complete the Ph.D. program, students must earn 60 credits in foundation, concentration, research, and dissertation courses. In order for students to begin the dissertation proposal phase, they must successfully complete comprehensive exams of the core curriculum.
U.S. citizens and permanent residents enrolled in the doctoral program are eligible for Stafford Loans, if they have not exhausted their financial aid opportunities in previous programs. The structure of this program qualifies as full-time enrollment, and all of the federal aid possibilities it entails. For more information, consult Easternâ€™s Financial Aid Web site.
The basic calendar framework is three years of coursework followed by research for the dissertation. There are three terms per year: September-December, January-April, May-August, with two courses offerings (6 credits) per term.
|Fall Term||Sept. 11-14Cohort 6: Residency begins Sept. 8-11||Sept. 2-10,15- Nov.23||Nov. 24- Dec.6|
|Spring Term||Jan. 8 -11||Jan. 2-7,12- March 22||March 23 - April 4|
|Summer Term||May 21-24||May 14-20,25-Aug 2||August 3-15|