Admission | EdD in Kinesiology

Learn about admission requirements, check deadlines, and get information on applying.

Admission Requirements

  • Master’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores
  • Additional admission requirements for international students (Visit the Graduate School for details.)

How to Apply

Follow these steps to make the application process as easy as possible!

Step 1: Check your eligibility

Refer to the Admission Requirements above for details.

Step 2: Decide when to start

Admission Deadlines by Semester
  Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

EdD in Kinesiology

April 1



Note: These dates are subject to change. Visit the Graduate School for the latest information.

Step 3: Apply online

  • Create an account, which makes applying easier and helps us communicate with you during the application process.

  • Provide application information:

- Personal Background

- Degree Program

- Academic History

- Additional Information (e.g. emergency contacts, residency, birth country, etc.)

- Test Scores (if applicable)

- Recommendations

- Supplemental Documents

- Campus Safety

- Signature

- Review

  • Submit the $65 nonrefundable application fee.

  • Have your transcripts sent electronically to or by mail to The Graduate School, UNC Greensboro, P.O. Box 26170, Greensboro, NC 27402-6170.

  • Receive verification, an email verifying receipt of the application and an introductory email from an Admission Specialist.

  • Check application status, by logging back into your account.

    Please Note: Only the recommendation section can be updated once an application is submitted, so please read the instructions carefully.




  • If you have questions about the application process, email or call 336.334.5596.
  • If you have questions about this online program, contact an advisor at


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