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Graduate Admissions Application Deadlines

Please review the admissions deadlines for each graduate program in the College of Education.

Key to the chart:

  • dom = deadline for domestic students
  • int = deadline for international students

When does the application open?

The ApplyWeb application will be available to prospects on May 1, 2021 for spring 2022 admissions and August 1, 2021 for summer 2022 and fall 2022 admissions. For example, the application deadline for Fall is the deadline to apply for admission in fall 2022. The application deadline for Spring is the deadline to apply for admission in spring 2022. The application deadline for Summer is the deadline to apply for admission in summer 2022.

Note: Deadlines are subject to change, so please check this page before applying.

Department of Curriculum & Instruction

Master's Programs Deadlines 2022
Fall Spring Summer
Curriculum and Instruction M.Ed. 7/1/22 (dom)
6/1/22 (int)
11/1/21 (dom)
10/1/21 (int)
4/1/22 (dom) 3/1/22 (int)
M.Ed. Specializations: Art Education; Bilingual/ESL Education; Early Childhood Education (dom only); Elementary Education; Health Science Education; Learning, Design and Technology; Mathematics Education; Reading, Language Arts, and Literature Education; Science Education; Social/History Education; STEM Education; Teaching and Teacher Education
Doctoral Programs Fall
Professional Leadership Ed.D. Literacy: 6/1/22 (dom)
4/1/22 (int) 
Ed.D. Specializations: Literacy Education is accepting applications. The Mathematics Education, Social Education and Health Science specializations are NOT currently accepting applications due to the programs being at max capacity. Please continue to check the website for information on when the applications reopen.
Curriculum and Instruction Ph.D. 1/15/22 (dom/int)
Ph.D Specializations: Art Education; Bilingual/ESL Education; Early Childhood Education; Learning, Design and Technology; Mathematics Education; Reading and Language Arts Education; Science Education; Social/History Education; Teaching and Teacher Education.

Department of Psychological, Health, & Learning Sciences

Master's Programs Deadlines 2022 
Fall
Counseling M.Ed. 2/1/22 (dom/int)
Doctoral Programs Fall
Counseling Psychology Ph.D. 11/1/21 (dom/int)
School Psychology Ph.D. 12/1/21 (dom/int)
Measurement, Quantitative Methods and Learning Sciences Ph.D. 12/1/21 (dom)
12/15/21 (int)

Department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Master's Programs Deadlines 2022
Fall Spring Summer
Higher Education M.Ed.
Applications received by January 5, including for the online program, are reviewed and a decision is rendered. The final deadline for additional applications for the online program is March 15.
1/5/22 (dom/int)
3/15/22 (for online program applicants only)
No Spring No Summer

Administration & Supervision M.Ed.

5/1/22 (dom)
3/1/22 (int)
 11/1/21 (dom)
10/1/21 (int)
No Summer
Special Populations M.Ed.
(Specializations: Special Education, Educational Diagnostician, Gifted and Talented, Special Education Leadership)
5/1/22 (dom)
4/1/22 (int)
11/1/21 (dom)
10/1/21 (int)
No Summer
Doctoral Programs Fall Spring Summer
Higher Educational Leadership & Policy Studies Ph.D.  1/5/22 (dom/int) No Spring No Summer
Professional Leadership Ed.D.
K-12 Specialization
3/1/22
(dom/int)
No Spring No Summer
Professional Leadership Ed.D.
Special Populations Specialization
No Fall No Spring 4/15/22 (dom)
4/1/22 (int)

Certifications (Graduate)

Programs Deadlines 2022
  Fall Spring Summer
Educational Diagnostician Certification 5/1/22 (dom) No Spring 3/15/22 (dom)
Principal Certification Only 5/1/22 (dom)
4/1/22 (int)
11/1/21 (dom)
10/1/21 (int)
No Summer

Professional Certificates (Graduate)

Programs Deadlines 2022
  Fall   Spring Summer
Certificate in Designing and Developing Educational Graphics (not currently accepting applications)
Certificate in Integrating Innovative Technologies in Health Science Education
Certificate in Multimedia
Certificate in Online Teaching and Learning
7/1/22 (dom/int) 11/1/21 (dom/int) 4/1/22 (dom/int)
Certificate in Disability Support 5/1/22 (dom/int) 11/1/21 (dom/int) No Summer

Note: Deadlines are subject to change, so please check this page before applying.