The Ph.D. (LRC) degree prepares individuals to pursue research and scholarly careers in language, literacy, biliteracy, and multicultural education. This program includes a strong interdisciplinary emphasis.
GRE or MAT (no minimum within five years of application) - for Ed.S., Ed.D. or Ph.D. applicants only
2 letters of recommendation
Resume or Vitae
Statement of Purpose
Required test(s): GRE,MAT
Required GRE Subject tests:
Recommended GRE Subject tests:
Minimum GRE Verbal:
Minimum GRE Quantitative:
Minumum GRE Written:
Minimum TOEFL: 79
Minimum IELTS: 7
3901, 3902, 3904, 3905
Minimum credits: 72
Language requirements: English proficiency is one of the conditions for admission for all applicants whose native language is not English. Applicants must submit a minimum TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 550 paper based (PB), 79 internet based (iBT), or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) composite score of 7 (no subject area below a 6). Individual departments may require a higher score and may have minimum score requirements by test module that must be met to qualify for admission.
Applicants may request, the Educational Testing Service (ETS) to send an official TOEFL score report directly to The University of Arizona. Contact TOEFL Services to request the mailing of your score report. The University of Arizona institution code is 4832.
Minimum credits: 12
|Application Acceptance Rate||74%|
|Med. Time-to-degree (years)||5.5|
|Enrollment Percent Male||18%|
|Enrollment Percent Female||82%|
|Enrollment Percent International||20%|
|Enrollment Percent URM||46%|