Please adhere to the following deadlines for the program in which you are interested:
|Fall Application Deadline – Domestic Applicants||Spring Application Deadline- Domestic Applicants||International Student Deadline*|
|PhD Program||December 1||N/A||For Spring 2017: International Students must submit applications one month prior to domestic applicant deadline|
|Political Science||February 1||November 1||For Spring 2017: International Students must submit applications one month prior to domestic applicant deadline|
|Biodefense||May 1||December 1|
|MPA||May 1||December 1|
|MPP||May 1||December 1|
|International Commerce and Policy||May 1||December 1|
|Peace Operations||May 1||December 1|
|Transportation Policy and Logistics||May 1||December 1|
|International Security||May 1||December 1|
|Org. Development & Knowledge Mgmt.||May 1||N/A|
|Master's Degree and Certificate Programs||May 1||December 1|
*Please adhere to the international student deadlines if your undergraduate or graduate study is from outside of the United States regardless of your citizenship or visa status.
**For Master’s Scholarship or Assistantship Consideration: Fall Deadline – February 1; Spring Deadline – November 1
PhD Applications: All applications to our PhD program are reviewed at the same time. It is essential that all of the required credentials are received in the Schar School Admissions Office by the application deadline listed above. Only complete applications received by the stated deadline are guaranteed to be reviewed for admission.
Scholarship Consideration: Master’s degree applicants wanting funding consideration, must adhere to the early deadlines (Fall applicants: February 1; Spring applicants: November 1). It is essential that all of the application materials are received in the Schar School Admissions Office by these dates. Only complete applications received by the stated deadline are guaranteed to be reviewed for scholarship consideration.
MS in ODKM: For those interested in applying to the MS in Organization Development and Knowledge Management, please note that applications are accepted for the Fall term only.