The Graduate School

Graduate School Calendar

See the Academic Calendar for registration deadlines, holidays, etc.

The Graduate School Calendar is subject to change.

 

Summer 2020

Fall
2020

Spring 2021

U.S. Student Application Deadline*

April 15

Aug 15

Dec 20

International Student Application Deadline*

Feb 28

May 29

Sept 30

New Graduate Fellowship Application Deadline

n/a

June 1

Oct 1

Second Chance New Graduate Fellowship Application Deadline

n/a

Aug 18

Jan 1

New Graduate Fellowship Renewal Application Deadline

n/a

Aug 18

n/a

Graduate Student Orientation

Online

TBD

Online

Classes Begin

May 11

Aug 24

Jan 13

Final Date to Request Thesis/Dissertation Defense and Submit Copy to Supervising Committee

Defense may take place via Zoom. Please ensure that you make any corrections suggested by your committee quickly to meet the submission deadline.

July 6

Nov 6

Mar 29

Final Date to Submit Approved Thesis/Dissertation/DNP Project to The Graduate School for Mechanical Check

Manuscripts submitted after the deadline will be processed as time permits.

July 20

Nov 20

April 12

 

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For programs with rolling admissions, applicants can usually expect a decision within ten business days of receipt of all application documents. Other programs will render and deliver admission decisions as of the date listed.

 

 

Fall 2020

Spring 2021

Summer 2021

Master of Accountancy*

US: June 15

Intl: April 30

(Rolling Admission)

US: Oct 15

Intl: Sept 30

(Rolling Admission)

US: Mar 15

Intl: Feb 28

(Rolling Admission)

MA Art History*

US: Mar 15

Intl: Mar 15

(Rolling Admission)

US: Oct 15

Intl: Sept 30

(Rolling Admission)

n/a

Master of Fine Arts

US: Mar 15

Intl: Mar 15

(Rolling Admission)

 

US: Oct 15

Intl: Sept 30

(Rolling Admission)

n/a

MBA - Accelerated Program*

Please see department webpage

Executive MBA Healthcare Management*

n/a

Jan 1

(odd years only)

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MS Biology

US/Intl: April 1

Decision Date: Apr 15

US/Intl: Sept 1

Decision Date: Sept 15

US/Intl: April 1

Decision Date: Apr 15

MS Clinical Psychology

Please see department webpage

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Please see department webpage

MEd Curriculum & Instruction

Aug 10

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Dec 28

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

June 14

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Educational Diagnostician Certificate*

n/a

n/a

US: Mar 15

(No Intl Admission)

Decision Date: April 1

MA in English

US: July 1

Intl: April 30

(Rolling Admissions)

US: Nov 1

Intl: Sept 30

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MS Health Sciences*

US: July 21

Intl: April 30

(Rolling Admissions)

US: Nov 21

Intl: Sept 30

(Rolling Admissions)

US: April 1

Intl: Feb 28

(Rolling Admissions)

MS Kinesiology

US/Intl: Aug 1

(Rolling Admissions)

US/Intl: Dec 1

(Rolling Admissions)

US/Intl: May1

(Rolling Admissions)

MS Math*

US: Feb 15

Intl: Feb 15

Decision Date: Mar 15

US: Nov 1

Intl: Sept 30

Decision Date: Nov 20

n/a

MSN Administration & Certificate*

June 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Nov 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MSN Education*

June 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Nov 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MSN Education Certificate*

n/a

Nov 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Mar 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

MSN Family Nurse Practitioner & Certificate*

June 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Nov 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MSN Nursing Informatics, Quality & Safety*

June 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Nov 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

Nursing Informatics, Quality & Safety Certificate*

Aug 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Dec 20

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MSN Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner & Certificate*

June 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Nov 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

n/a

MOT Occupational Therapy

US: Mar 1

Intl: Mar 1

Decision Date: May 1

n/a

n/a

MEd Reading*

Aug 15

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

Jan 3

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

May 20

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

MA School Counseling

n/a

n/a

April 25

(No Intl Admission)

Decision Date: May 5

MEd Special Education*

n/a

n/a

Mar 15

(No Intl Admission)

Decision Date: April 1

PhD Clinical Psychology

Please see department webpage

PhD Human Resource Development*

April 1

Decision Date: May 1

(Fall 2020 apps due  June 30)

n/a

n/a

PhD Nursing

n/a

n/a

Mar 1

(No Intl Admission)

Decision Date: April 1

Doctor of Nursing Practice*

n/a

n/a

Mar 1

(No Intl Admission)

(Rolling Admissions)

EdD School Improvement*

Mar 1

(No Intl Admission)

Decision Date: April 1

n/a

n/a

 

* These are preferred deadlines. Applications received after this date will be processed as time permits, but may not be processed in time for the listed term.