Office of Enrollment Management | Online Doctoral, Graduate and Undergraduate Degree Programs at Gratz College

Office of Enrollment Management

Welcome to Gratz College Office of Enrollment Management 

For best admission and scholarship consideration, please have all required documents submitted by the following Priority Deadlines:

2020-2021 Academic Year

Term  Start


Fall A August 26 July 12
Fall B October 28 September 13
Spring A January 6 November 22
Spring B March 10 January 24
Summer A May 5 March 21
Summer B June 30 May 16
  • Online application ($50 application fee)
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all previous colleges attended sent directly from institution
    • Students must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
    • Foreign transcripts will need to be officially evaluated by World Education Services (WES) and sent to the Office of Admissions at Gratz College. Additional fees apply.
  • +Two letters of recommendation (academic and/or professional) sent directly from references 
  • *Personal statement (approx. 2 pages including relevant background and experiences, why you are pursuing this degree, and how you hope to use it in the future)
    • For EdD only: Address one of the following two prompts for your personal statement:
      • Option I: Discuss a significant issue, opportunity, or research area in education. Why is this important?
      • Option II: Identify an important event in your educational leadership experience. Reflect on what you’ve learned from this event and how it has shaped you as an educator and/or a leader.
  • *Current resumé/CV including employment and educational history
  • *Scholarship Application Form if you are in need of financial assistance
    • For scholarship consideration, you must also submit your FAFSA.
  • Official TOEFL scores for applicants whose first language is not English or those who have not completed an undergraduate or graduate degree in the United States
    • Those who have completed a full foreign undergraduate or graduate degree in English may request an exemption from this requirement.

*May be submitted with the application
ᐩOnly one letter of recommendation is required for certificate program applications.

Additional Doctoral Requirements

  • Third letter of recommendation
  • Interview with Program Director
  • Academic writing sample

Note: GREs are not required for any Gratz College program

All documents may be sent as they are ready to:

[email protected] 
Office of Admissions
Gratz College
7605 Old York Road
Melrose Park, PA 19027

For more information, email us at [email protected] or call us at (215) 635-7300 x140.

Program Per Credit Per Course
M.Ed $450* $1,350*
MA/MS $698 $2,094
Ed.D/Ph.D $914 $2,742
BA $584 $1,749

*School District of Philadelphia educators are offered a discounted tuition rate of $410 per credit/$1230 per course.

For more information on tuition and fees, click here.