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Applying To Graduate Program

There is one step now to the application process. The deadline for Spring admission (with or without funding opportunity upon program acceptance) is October 15.  The deadline for Fall admission (with funding opportunity upon program acceptance) is February 1.  Students not requesting funding may submit applications until April 1.

 The following items are required for a complete application:

  1.  Resume/CV
  2.  Names and email addresses for three references
  3.  2-3 page personal statement
  4.  Unofficial transcripts
  5.  GRE scores
  6.  Writing sample (optional)

 International applicants must also submit TOEFL scores if English is a second language.

 Please apply using the graduate college online application: