Graduate Program Application Deadlines

Some of our graduate programs have specific application deadlines (see schedule below for details). Departments that do not have specific deadlines offer rolling admission.

All application materials must be received by the application deadlines below. If the application deadline to the program in which you are applying to falls on a weekend, your application materials will be processed the following business day.

Rolling Admission

Rolling admission allows you to apply any time before the following dates:

  • Financial aid priority consideration- February 15
  • Fall term admission: August 1- (June 1 for international applicants)
  • Spring term admission: December 15 (October 15 for international applicants)

Program

Deadline

Applied Statistics

Rolling Admission

Bioinformatics

Rolling Admission

Biological Sciences

 

Although no official deadline exists for the master's or the doctoral programs, completed applications should be received by December 15 for full consideration. Applications for admission received after this date will be considered as space permits.

Biomedical Engineering

Rolling Admission

Chemistry

Rolling Admission

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Rolling Admission

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

February 1

Communication

Rolling Admission

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Computational Mathematical Statistical Sciences

January 15 priority deadline for academic year financial aid. Rolling Admission after the deadline, as space permits

Computer Science Ph.D.

January 15

Computing

Rolling Admission

Counseling- School

February 1  

Counseling- Psychology

December 1

Criminal Justice Data Analytics

Priority deadline February 15, then Rolling Admission for fall start only.

Dentistry-Dental Biomaterials

February 1 for the Dental Biomaterials program to be considered for the fall entry class. Spring semester entry is possibly every other year (even years). The program director notifies admitted students regarding the starting date for their program.

Data Science Certificate

 

Rolling Admission

 

Dentistry-Endodontics

 

July 15 for the advanced specialty program in Endodontics starting in June of the following year.

 

Dentistry-Periodontics

August 1 for the Periodontics program starting in June of the following year.

Dentistry-Orthodontics

 

September 1 for the Orthodontics program starting in June of the following year.

 

Dentistry-Prosthodontics

September 1 for Orthodontics and Prosthodontics programs starting in June of the following year.

 

Educational Policy and Leadership

M.A. applicants: January 15 - priority consideration for fall admission; July 15 - all other fall applications; November 15 - spring applications. 

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.


 

M.Ed. with specialization in Student Affairs in Higher Education: January 15 - consideration for graduate assistantships. Admitted students will be invited to attend the SAHE Interview Day (held in mid-February). This program starts in the fall term.

M.Ed. with specialization in Educational Administration: March 31 - summer admission (normal program start); After this date, Rolling Admission as space permits.

Certificate applicants: March 31 -  priority deadline for summer admission; After this date, Rolling Admission as space permits.

Doctoral applicants: January 15. Applicants will be notified by March 15.

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Rolling Admission

English

Master's: Rolling Admission

Ph.D.: January 15

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Exercise and Rehabilitation Science

Rolling Admission

Healthcare Data Analytics

Rolling Admission

Healthcare Technologies Management

Rolling Admission

History

Master's: Rolling Admission

Ph.D.: January 15

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Interdisciplinary Ph.D.

 

Rolling Admission

International Affairs

 

Rolling Admission. The deadlines for financial aid priority consideration are February 15 for the following fall term and November 15 for the following spring term. 

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers

Rolling Admission

Master of Arts in Christian Doctrine (M.A.C.D.)

Rolling Admission

Mechanical Engineering

Rolling Admission

Neuroscience

December 1

Nursing

November 15 — For spring admission: M.S.N., post-master’s certificates, and Ph.D. programs.

Dec. 15 — For summer admission: direct entry program for non-nurses.

Feb. 15 — For fall admission: M.S.N., post-master’s certificates, Ph.D., and D.N.P. programs.

Ph.D. and D.N.P. applicants who apply after the February 15 deadline will be considered on a space-available basis for fall admission, provided their application is complete by June 1.

M.S.N. and post-master’s certificate applicants are not eligible for summer admission, and D.N.P. applicants must begin their program in fall.

Philosophy

Master's: Rolling Admission

Ph.D.: February 1 for the following fall term. Applications for admission received after this date will be considered as space permits.

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Political Science

Rolling Admission. The deadlines for financial aid priority consideration are February 15 for the following fall term and November 15 for the following spring term.

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15.

Psychology

Clinical Psychology - December 1 for Ph.D.applicants.

Behavior Analysis - December 1 for Ph.D. applicants. 

Behavior Analysis master's program - Rolling Admission with priority consideration for financial aid given to early applicants.

Public Service

Rolling Admission.

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15

Religious Studies

December 15

Speech-Language Pathology

January 15 for the following fall term. Students admitted to the Speech-Language Pathology program are not permitted to defer their admission.

The deadline to notify the Speech, Language and Pathology Department that you accept the offer of admission for the fall term is April 15.

Sports and Exercise Analytics

Rolling Admission for fall start

Theology

Master's in Theology- Rolling Admission 

Master of Arts in Christian Doctrine (M.A.C.D.) - Rolling Admission

Trinity Fellows applicants must apply by January 15th.

Transfusion Medicine

Rolling Admission