Graduate Program Application Deadlines

Graduate Interdisciplinary Programs

Master of Science in Environmental Toxicology
Early Admission: March 1
Regular Admission for Fall: July 1    
Regular Admission for 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 - September 1
M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology - January 15
M.S. in Occupational Therapy - December 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

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 - Fall (August): April 15   Spring (January): October 15
M.S. in Marine Sciences - Fall (August): February 1   Spring (January): May 15
Ph.D. in Marine Sciences - Fall (August): February 1   Spring (January): May 15
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

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

  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 and Professional Studies

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 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

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)

Request personal statement and recommendation forms from the department.

M.D. in Medical Sciences

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

Fall Admission - Applications and transcripts deadline - February 15
Spring Admission - Applications and transcripts deadline - July 15
Summer Admission - Applications and transcripts deadline - November 15

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Fall Admission - February 15
Spring Admission - July 15

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