Admissions & Financial Aid

Application Deadlines

Announcements

  • Priority Deadline
    March 1 (for fall)
    unless earlier as noted below.
  • Final Deadlines
    June 1 (for fall)
    November 1 (for spring)
    unless earlier as noted below.
  • International Applicant Deadlines
    May 1 for fall semester unless earlier as noted below.
    October 1 for spring semester unless earlier as noted below.
Program Fall Deadline Spring Deadline
Accounting June 1** November 1**
Applied Linguistics January 15 October 1
Biology (MS) January 2 October 15
Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology (PhD) January 2 October 15
Biotechnology (MS, Cert) January 2 October 15
Business Administration (MBA) June 1** November 1**
Business Administration (PhD) - Finance January 15 fall only
Business Administration (PhD) - Organizations & Social Change January 22 fall only (Accepting applications for 2016 only.)
Clinical Psychology December 1 fall only
Conflict Resolution (Cert.) June 1** November 1**
Conflict Resolution (MA) February 15* November 1**
Counseling: Mental Health January 2 fall only (on campus); summer only (online)
Counseling: School Counseling January 2 summer only (on campus and online)
Counseling & School Psychology: Counseling Psychology (PhD) December 1 fall only
Counseling & School Psychology: School Psychology (PhD) December 1 fall only
Creative Writing (MFA) January 15 fall only
Critical and Creative Thinking June 1** November 1**
Developmental and Brain Sciences December 16 * fall only
Early Education Research, Policy, & Practice (Cert) March 1 fall only
Economics, Applied* February 15 fall only
Educational Administration May 1 fall only
Environmental Biology January 2 October 15
Environmental Sciences (all tracks) December 15 October 15
Exercise and Health Sciences (PhD, MS) Priority Deadline: February 1.*** Final Deadline: June 1.** fall only
Finance June 1** November 1**

Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy

June 1** fall only
Gerontology (MS)* February 1 November 1**
Gerontology (PhD)* February 1 fall only
Gerontology (MS) - Management of Aging Services June 1** November 1**
Global Governance and Human Security January 15 fall only
Global Inclusion and Social Development (PhD, MA) February 1* November 1*
Global Inclusion and Social Development (PhD) February 1 November 1
Higher Education (PhD, EdD) February 1 summer only
Historical Archaeology* February 1 fall only
History (MA)* April 15 fall only
Information Technology June 1** November 1**
Instructional Design June 1** November 1**
International Management June 1** November 1**
Leadership in Urban Schools (EdD, PhD) March 1 summer only
Marine Sciences and Technology (MS, PhD) December 15 October 15
Molecular, Cellular, and Organismal Biology (PhD) January 2 October 15
Nursing (DNP) June 1 November 1**
Nursing (MS) March 15 October 15
Nursing (Post Master's Certificate) April 15 (Summer); June 1 (Fall) October 15
Nursing (PhD)* January 15 fall only
Orientation & Mobility June 1** March 1 (summer)
Public Administration* April 15 fall only
Public Administration: International Relations* March 15 fall only
Public Policy February 10 fall only
Rehabilitation Counseling February 1* fall only (on campus); summer only (online)
School Psychology January 2 fall only
Sociology, Applied (MA) March 15 October 1
Sociology (PhD) January 31 fall only
Special Education: Moderate Disabilities* June 1 November 1
Special Education: Transition Leadership* May 1 fall only
Teacher Education April 1 November 1**
Teaching of Math to English Language Learners (Cert) May 1 November 1**
Teachers of Students with Visual Impairment (TVI) March 1 summer only
Urban Planning & Community Development (MS) June 1** November 1**
Vision Rehabilitation Therapy June 1** fall only

* Applications submitted after these deadlines will be considered on a space available basis.

** For all programs with a June 1st deadline, the deadline for international applicants is May 1st (fall semester). For those with a November 1st deadline, the deadline for international applicants is October 1st (spring semester).

***Research and teaching assistantships may be available and preference will be given to those who apply by February 1.