Program Steps

  1. Apply for Admission
    • Arrange for independent (GMAT, TOEFL) testing where applicable (the Lawrence Tech institution number is 1399)
    • Request official university-level transcripts 1
    • Submit application containing the following items:
      • Completed application form
      • Professional resume
      • Statement of purpose
      • Three letters of recommendation 1
    • Attend a personal evaluation interview 2
  2. Coursework
    • Complete 36 credit hours of coursework
  3. Qualifying Paper
                  Submit a qualifying paper following completion of all course work.
  4. Dissertation
    • Convene a dissertation committee
    • Submit and present research proposal to the dissertation committee
    • Register for dissertation credit hours
    • Perform research and write dissertation
    • Apply for graduation
    • Defend dissertation

Letters of recommendation, transcripts, and independent test scores must be sent directly from the institution or person to:
                             Office of Graduate Admissions
                             Lawrence Technological University
                             21000 West Ten Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075-1058

2  Students will be notified by mail of the outcome of their applications.