Graduate Program Application Deadlines

 

Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs

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Master of Science in Environmental Toxicology
Early Admission March 1
Regular Admission for Fall: July 1    Spring: December 1

Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical and Counseling Psychology
Apply by December 15 for the following fall

College of Allied Health Professions

Apply directly to each program.  You will not complete the graduate application through the Admissions Office.  Contact the Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions at 251-445-9250 for more information. 

M.H.S. in Physician Assistant Studies - November 1
M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology - January 15
M.S. in Occupational Therapy - January 15 - Early Acceptance is October 1
Doctor of Physical Therapy - December 1
Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders - Open Admission
Doctor of Audiology - January 15

College of Arts and Sciences

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M.S. in Biology - Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.A. in Communication - Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.A. in English - Fall (August): July 15   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.A. in History - Fall (August): July 10   Spring (January): November 20   Summer (May): April 20
M.S. in Marine Conservation and Resource Management - February 1
M.S. in Marine Sciences - February 1
Ph.D. in Marine Sciences - February 1
M.S. in Mathematics - Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.M. in Music - Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.P.A. in Public Administration - Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.S. in Psychology - February 15 fall semester admittance only
M.A. in Sociology - Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
M.F.A. in Visual Arts - Fall (August): July 15

College of Business

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Master of Business Administration - July 15 fall semester admittance only
Master of Accounting - Fall: July 15    Spring: December 1
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - January 31 for summer admission

School of Computing

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  M.S. in Computer and Information Science - Fall (August): July 15   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1
  PhD in Computing 

College of Education

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Master of Education

Application Deadlines: Fall (August): July 15   Spring (January): November 15   Summer (May): April 15

Alt M.Ed. in Art Education 
Alt M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education
Alt M.Ed. in Elementary Education
Alt M.Ed. in English for Speakers Other Languages
Alt M.Ed. in Secondary Education
Alt M.Ed. in Special Education
M.Ed. in Art Education P-12
M.Ed. in Counselor Education
M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education
M.Ed. in Early Childhood with Reading Cert
M.Ed. in Elementary Education
M.Ed. in Elementary Education with Reading Cert
M.Ed. in Health Education
M.Ed. in Physical Education
M.Ed. in Secondary Education
M.Ed. in Secondary Education – Class B (Innovative)               
M.Ed. in Special Education 

M.Ed. in Educational Leadership - Summer Admission April 1, Fall Admission July 1 and Spring Admission November 1

M.Ed. in Educational Media - Fall (August): June 15   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): April 1

Master of Science

Application Deadlines: Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1

M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
M.S. in Exercise Science
M.S. in Health Education (Non-Teaching)
M.S. in Sport Management

M.S. in Educational Media and Technology - Fall (August): June 15  Spring (January): December 1  Summer (May): April 1

M.S. in Instructional Design & Development - Fall (August): June 15  Spring (January): December 1  Summer (May): April 1

Educational Specialist

Application Deadlines: Summer (May) & Fall (August): April 1   Spring (January): November 1  

Ed.S. in Early Childhood Education
Ed.S. in Elementary Education
Ed.S. in Instructional Leadership
Ed.S. in Reading Specialist 
Ed.S. in Secondary Education  
Ed.S. in Special Education
Ed.S. in Teacher Leader

Doctor of Education

Ed.D. in Educational Leadership - March 15 for summer admission

Doctor of Philosophy

Application Deadlines: Fall (August): June 15   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): April 1

Ph.D. in Instructional Design & Development

College of Engineering

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Application Deadlines: Fall (August): July 1   Spring (January): December 1   Summer (May): May 1

M.S. in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
M.S. in Civil Engineering
M.S. in Electrical Engineering
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering
D.Sc. in System Engineering

College of Medicine

Ph.D. in Basic Medical Sciences - March 31 (Fall semester admittance only)
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M.D. in Medical Sciences
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August 1- Early Decision primary applications for AMCAS
September 1- Early Decision secondary applications
November 15- Primary applications for AMCAS
December 31- Secondary applications

College of Nursing

M.S. in Nursing
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Fall Admission - Applications and transcripts deadline - February 15
Spring Admission - Applications and transcripts deadline - July 15
           (Post Graduate Certificates - May only apply for spring admission)
Summer Admission - Applications and transcripts deadline - November 15

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
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Fall Admission - Applications are accepted August 2 - February 15
Spring Admission - Applications are accepted March 2 - July 15


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