Graduate Admissions

Important Dates and Deadlines

In general, the Application for Graduate Admission to degree, certificate, and licensure programs, and all supporting materials (e.g., official transcripts, test scores, letters of recommendation) should be on file in the Office of Graduate Admissions Processing at least six weeks prior to the start of the academic term of desired admission.

Intended Enrollment Application Deadline
Fall Semester July 1
Spring Semester November 15
Summer Semester April 1

Programs with Earlier Application Deadlines

Program Deadline Comments
Applied Biomedical Engineering, Doctor of March 15 After March 15, applications considered on a rolling basis
Biomedical Engineering (MS) March 15 After March 15, applications considered on rolling basis
Business Administration, DBA February 1 Fall admission only
Business Administration, MBA, Accelerated June 1 & November 1 Fall and spring admission respectively
Business Administration, MBA, Executive June 15 Fall admission only
Chemical Engineering (MS, Doctor of) March 15 After March 15, applications considered on a rolling basis
Chemistry (Ph.D., MS) January 15  
Clinical Psychology January 10 Fall admission only
Counseling Psychology / Urban Education Ph.D January 15 Fall admission only
Computer and Information Science (MCIS) March 15 & May 15 International applicants summer and fall respectively
Nursing March 1 Consult Nursing section of Catalog
Occupational Therapy (MOT) January 15 Fall admission only
Physical Therapy (DPT) February 15 Spring admission only
Physics April 1
July 1
Early admission International
Regular admission
Consumer/Industrial Research February 15 Fall admission only
Diversity Management March 30 Fall admission only
Experimental Research February 15 Fall admission only
Psychology Specialist (PsyS) February 15 Summer admission only
School Psychology January 10 Fall admission only
Public Health (MPH) January 15 Fall admission only
Social Work (MSW) February 28 Fall admission only
Speech Language Pathology February 1 Fall admission only
Urban Education (Ph.D.) First Monday in February Fall admission only
Urban Studies and Public Affairs (Ph.D.) January 15 Fall admission only