Programs at a Glance

Requirements, Deadlines and Directors

Each graduate program has individual requirements and application deadlines.

Search the program list below to determine the required standardized tests, application deadlines and program directors.

Download a printable listing

  • M.S.: GPA 3.0
  • Ph.D.: GPA 3.25

A  ·  B  ·  C  ·  D  ·  E  ·  F  ·  G  ·  H  ·  I  ·  J  ·  K  ·  L  ·  M  ·  N  ·  O  ·  P  ·  Q  ·  R  ·  S  ·  T  ·  U  ·  V  ·  W  ·  X  ·  Y  ·  Z

A

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Accountancy
(M.Acc.)
GMAT or GRE (GMAT/GRE not required if Undergrad degree is from a AACSB Business School and a 3.3 or higher GPA)
  • Fall: April 14
  • Spring: Nov. 15
Sonja Pippin
Anthropology
(M.A., Ph.D.)
GRE Jan. 15 Christopher Morgan
Atmospheric Sciences (M.S., Ph.D.) GRE recommended
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Mark Green

Back to Top

B

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Basque Studies
(Ph.D.)
  • Fall: April 15
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Xabier Irujo
Biochemistry
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE Jan. 15 John Cushman
Biology
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Feb. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Steve VanderWall
Biomedical Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE recommended
  • Fall: Feb. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Xiaoshan Zhu

Business Administration
(MBA)

GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MCAT
  • Fall: Mar. 15
  • Spring: Oct. 15
Kambiz Raffiee
Executive MBA
(Online Only)
GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MCAT May 1 Kambiz Raffeee

Back to Top

C

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Cell & Molecular Biology
(Ph.D.)
GRE Biology strongly recommended
  • Fall: Jan. 15
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Patricia Berninsone
Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology & Physiology
(Ph.D.)
GRE or MCAT Fall: Jan. 15 Dean Burkin
Chemical Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Assistantships:
    • Fall: Mar. 15
    • Spring: Oct. 1
Hongfei Lin
Chemical Physics
(Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
David Leitner
Chemistry
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE Fall: April 30 Robert Sheridan
Civil & Environmental Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Jan. 15
  • Spring: Sept. 1
Raj Siddharthan
Computer Science & Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Jan. 15
  • Spring: Aug. 15
Mircea Nicolescu
Counseling & Educational Psychology
(M.A., M.E., M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Feb. 1
Thomas Harrison
Criminal Justice
(M.A.)
GRE or LSAT March 1 Monica Miller

Back to Top

E

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Ecology, Evolution & Conservation Biology
(Ph.D.)
GRE Jan. 15 Lee Dyer
Economics
(M.A., M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE or GMAT
  • Fall: April. 15
  • Spring: Oct. 15
Mark Nichols
Education
(Ph.D.)
*emphasis in one
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • Literacy Studies
  • Development, Learning and Technology
  • Special Education and Disability Service
  • Educational Leadership (Ed.D. or Ph.D.)
  • Equity and Diversity in Education
GRE
  • Fall: Feb. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 15
MaryAnn Demchak
Educational Leadership
(M.A., M.E.)
  • Fall: Aug. 1
  • Spring: Dec. 1
Bill Thornton
Electrical Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)

GRE

  • M.S.: GPA 3.0
  • Ph.D.: GPA 3.25
  • Fall: Mar. 15 (non-U.S.)
  • Fall: June 15 (U.S.)
  • Spring: Aug. 15 (non-U.S.)
  • Spring: Nov. 15 (U.S.)
Assistantships
  • Fall: Feb 28
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Banmali Rawat
Elementary Education
(M.A., M.E., M.S.)
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Oct. 1
David Crowther
English
(M.A., Ph.D.)

GRE

  • M.A.: GPA 3.0
  • Ph.D.: GPA 3.5
  • M.A. Fall: Jan 15
  • M.A. Spring: Oct 1
  • Ph.D. Jan 15 only
Valerie Fridland
Environmental Sciences
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Glenn Miller
Equity & Diversity in Education
(M.S.)
  • Fall: Aug. 1
  • Spring: Dec. 1
Lynda Wiest

Back to Top

F

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Finance
(M.S.)
GMAT or GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 15
  • Spring: Oct. 15
Greg Stone
Fine Art
(M.F.A.)
Feb. 1 Tamara Scronce
Foreign Languages & Literature
(M.A.) Emphases in Spanish
  • Assistantships: Feb. 15
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Daniel Perez

Back to Top

G

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Geography
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MCAT Feb. 1 Scott Bassett
Geology and Related Earth Sciences
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Jan. 1
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Paula Noble

Geo-engineering
(Ph.D.)

GRE
  • Fall: Feb. 1
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Robert Watters
Geological Engineering
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Jan. 1
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Paula Noble
Geophysics
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Jan. 1
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Paula Noble

Back to Top

H

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
History
(M.A., M.A.T.H., Ph.D.)
GRE (no test required for M.A.T.H.)
  • M.A./M.A.T.H. Fall: Mar. 1
  • M.A./M.A.T.H. Spring: Oct 15
  • Ph.D. Mar 1
Barbara Walker

Human Development & Family Studies
(M.S.)

GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Oct. 1
William Evans
Hydrologic Sciences
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE
  • Fall: Jan. 15
  • Spring: Aug. 15
Laurel Saito

Back to Top

I, J, K, L

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Information Systems
(M.S.)
GMAT or GRE (GMAT/GRE not required if undergrad degree with Information Systems major is from a AACSB Business School and a 3.5 or higher GPA or served as a full-time faculty member at an AACSB Accredited College for at least five years)
  • Fall: Feb. 1
  • Spring: Oct. 1
Mark Simkin
Journalism
(M.A.)
GRE or GMAT March 15 Howard Goldbaum
Judicial Studies
(M.J.S, Ph.D. for sitting judges only)
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
James Richardson (Contact: Denise Schaar-Buis)
Justice Management
(M.J.M)
  • Fall: July 1
  • Spring: Dec. 1
Jane Robinson
Land-Use Planning
(M.S.)
GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MCAT Feb. 1 Scott Bassett
Literacy Studies
(M.E.)
GRE required if GPA is less than 2.75.
  • Fall: Aug. 1
  • Spring: Dec. 1
Diane Barone

Back to Top

M

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Mathematics & Statistics
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Ania Panorska
Mechanical Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE Jan. 15 Henry Fu
Medicine
(Combined M.D./Ph.D.)
GRE or MCAT
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Jim Kenyon
Metallurgical Engineering
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 15
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Rajagopala (Raj) Kallu
Material Science and Engineering
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE required only for Ph.D. Assistantships
  • Mar. 15
Dev Chidambaram
Mining Engineering
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 15
  • Spring: Sept. 15
Rajagopala (Raj) Kallu
Music
(M.A., M.M.)
Music Education
(M.M.)
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Louis Niebur

Back to Top

N

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Natural Resources & Environmental Science
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Oct. 1
Peter Weisberg
Nursing
(M.S.N, D.N.P.)
  • M.S.N: Mar. 1
  • D.N.P.: Mar. 15
Stephanie DeBoor
Nutrition
(M.S.)
GRE
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Sept. 1
Jamie Benedict

Back to Top

P

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Philosophy
(M.A.)
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Christopher Williams
Physics
(M.S., Ph.D.)
GRE required and GRE Physics strongly recommended
  • Fall: Mar. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Aaron Covington
Political Science
(M.A., Ph.D.)
GRE, GMAT or LSAT
  • Assistantships:
    Feb. 15
  • Fall: April 15
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Derek Kauneckis
Psychology—Behavior Analysis

(M.A., Ph.D.)
GRE

Jan. 1

Ramona Houmanfar

Psychology—Clinical Psychology
(Ph.D.)
GRE Psychology

Jan. 1

Steven Hayes
Psychology—Cognitive & Brain Studies
(M.A., Ph.D.)
GRE

Feb. 1

Jeff Hutsler
Public Administration & Policy
(M.P.A.)
GRE, GMAT, LSAT
  • Assistantships: Feb. 15
  • Fall: April 15
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Derek Kauneckis
Public Health
(M.P.H., Ph.D.)
GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT or DAT

Jan 10

Wei Yang

Back to Top

S, T

ProgramRequired Standardized TestApplication DeadlinesGraduate Program Director
Secondary Education
(M.A., M.E., M.S.)
  • Fall: April 15
  • Spring: Oct. 15
Margaret Ferrara
Social Psychology
(Ph.D.)
GRE

Feb. 1

Colleen Murray
Social Work
(M.S.W)
GRE

Jan. 15

Gloria Messick Svare
Sociology
(M.A.)
GRE
  • Fall: Apr. 1
  • Spring: Nov. 1
Berch Berberoglu
Special Education
(M.A., M.E., M.S.)
  • Fall: Aug. 1
  • Spring: Dec. 1
MaryAnn Demchak
Speech Pathology
(Ph.D.)
GRE

Feb. 1

Debra Vigil
Speech Pathology & Audiology
(M.S.)
GRE

Feb. 1

Debra Vigil

Back to Top

Take the next step...