Quick Facts

Delivery: Onsite

Credit Hours: 90

Admissions: TBA

Delivery: Cohort format to military ID cardholders in Europe

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How to Get Started

Each application is read thoroughly, thoughtfully, and fairly. Submit yours today to take your place alongside the Sooner family.

To Be Accepted, You Must:

  1. Meet admission criteria
  2. Apply
  3. Be admitted
  4. Get advised and enroll

Admission Application Deadlines

  • Rolling year-round admissions

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Required application materials required for the PhD in Organizational Leadership:

  • A University of Oklahoma application to OU Europe. (Please list all previous names used.) The major code for the PhD in Organizational Leadership is D570.
  • If you are reapplying, please begin by entering your previous student ID number. This decreases the likelihood that a duplicate ID would be created.
  • A $75 application fee. Please make payment within the online application (by credit card or electronic check); the application fee is non-refundable; if you previously applied for this program, you must reapply, but there will be no $75 application fee.
  • 3-5 page statement of personal goals and aspirations to include but not limited to: career goals; academic goals; life and work experience; and ability to work in groups in an intensive academic environment.
  • Example of scholarly work such as a research paper, project, or article submitted for a professional conference or journal. Scholarly work includes a bibliography or works referenced, presented in an accepted format (e.g. APA).
  • Articulation of research interest in a two-page statement that includes, with as much specificity as possible, research you are considering for your dissertation.
  • Minimum of three letters of recommendation (to include both academic and professional references) scanned and uploaded to the application. Letters may be addressed to the "PhD Committee Chair".
  • Official transcripts of both previous graduate and undergraduate work (please ensure all previously used names are listed on application). Transcripts should be sent from each of the institutions attended directly to Registration and Records; University of Oklahoma; 1700 Asp Ave.; Norman, OK; 73072.
  • Millers' Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE) results (not more than five years old). The OU FICE code is 003184. Address per above.

Submission Notes

All documents required of applicants must be uploaded into the application system and cannot be submitted separately. You can work on your application and save changes until it is complete and ready to submit.

Documentation required from other sources (i.e. transcripts and test scores) may be electronically transferred by your previous institution(s) or mailed directly to Registration and Records. Address per above.