Academic Terms and Application Review for Master's Degrees

Academic Terms for 2017-18 Academic Year

Academic TermDates
Fall 1 Sept. 11 - Dec. 22, 2017
Spring 1 Jan. 16 - April 27, 2018
Summer 1 May - July, 2018 TBA (8-wks)
Summer 2 May- Aug., 2018 TBA (15-wks)

The Graduate School has three 15-week terms. Summer also includes an eight-week term.

Application Review

Academic TermApplication Review Periods
Fall 1 All Master's Degree Programs
Priority Review: February 1- April 1
(receive priority review for admission)
General Review: April 2 - June 1 (reviewed after priority applications)
Late Review: Completed applications received after June 1 are reviewed on a space available basis.
Advanced Certificates: Completed applications accepted until August 31
Spring 1     M.A., M.B.A., and M.Ed. in Teaching and Learning*
Priority Review:  August 1- October 1 (receive priority review for admission)
General Review: October 2- November 1 (reviewed after priority applications)
Late Review: Completed applications received after November 1 are reviewed on a space available basis.
Advanced Certificates: Completed applications accepted until January 1
Summer 1 & 2 Advanced Certificates only: Completed applications accepted until May 1


* The M.A.T. programs and the M.Ed. in Special Education are not available for spring term admission.

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