You will be prompted in the online application for the following:

  • Official transcripts (one set) from all colleges and universities you’ve attended sent directly from your academic institution(s) electronically to graduateadmission@lmu.edu or mailed to the Graduate Admission Office, Loyola Marymount University, Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 235, 1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045.  (International applicants - see additional requirements.)
  • Letters of Recommendation (2).  One recommendation is required from your current Principal or Superintendent and the other from an education administrator or educational professional that is able to address your academic and leadership aptitude. In the online application system you will be prompted to provide the name, title, and email address for each recommender. Each recommender will then be sent a private link and instructions for submission. Please alert your recommenders that they will receive an email direct from LMU.  Please incorporate in your planning that recommenders may take 2-3 weeks to complete a recommendation.
  • Personal Statement of Intent: (2 pages, double-spaced)
    • Discuss your understanding of diversity, social justice, and student achievement. Discuss its implications for leadership and how it intersects with your personal leadership in your current school setting, as well as in future administrative leadership roles.
  • Current Resume