Application Deadlines for International Students

The deadline for international student applications is March 1st for fall admission, unless the department has an earlier deadline.  The deadline for spring admission is October 1st, unless the department has an earlier admissions deadlines.  See the table below for your program's application deadline.

Application Deadlines by Program

Program

GA Application Deadline -   Fall

Program Application Deadline -   Fall

Program Application Deadline - Spring

Administration (MA)

 

March 1

October 1

Anthropology (MA)

 

February 1

 

Assistive Technology (GCERT) March 1 
Autism Spectrum Disorders (GCERT) March 1 

Bilingual/Multicultural Ed (MEd)

 

March 1

October 1

Biology (MS, PhD)

 

February 15

 

Business Foundations (GCERT) March 1 

Business Administration (MBA)

 

March 1

 

Career & Technical Ed (MEd)

 

March 1

 

Career & Technical Ed (GCERT) March 1 

Chemistry (MS)

 

March 1

October 1

Climate Science (MS)

 

February 14

 

Clinical & Translational Science (GCERT) March 1 

Communication (MA)

February 22

March 1

 

Community Planning (GCERT) March 1October 1

Counseling - School Counseling (MEd)

 

February 15

September 15

Counseling - Student Affairs (MEd)

 

March 1

September 15

Counseling (MA)

 

February 15

September 15

Criminology (MS)

 

February 15

October 1

Curriculum and Instruction (EdD)

 

February 15

September 15

Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Special Education (GCERT) March 1 
Disability Policy & Practice (GCERT) March 1 

Early Childhood Education (MEd)

 

March 1

October 1

Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability (PhD)

 

February 1

 

Educational Leadership (EdD)

 

1st Friday of December

October 1

Educational Leadership (MEd)

 

March 1

October 1

Educational Psychology - Counseling Psychology (PhD)

 

January 15

 

Educational Psychology - School Psychology (PhD)

 

January 15

 

Educational Technology (MEd)

 

March 1

 

Educational Technology (GCERT) March 1 

Elementary Education with Certification (MEd)

 

March 1

 

Engineering (MEng)

 

March 1

September 15

Engineering (MSE)

 

March 1

September 15

English - Creative Writing (MFA)

February 1

February 1

October 1

English - General (MA)

February 1

February 1

October 1

English - Literature (MA)

February 15

March 1

October 1

English - Prof Writing (MA)

February 15

March 1

October 1

English - Prof Writing (GCERT) March 1 

English - Rhetoric and the Teaching of Writing (MA)

February 15

March 1

October 1

English - Secondary English Education (MA)

February 15

March 1

October 1

English - Teaching of English as a Second Language (TESL; MA)

January 30

January 30

 

English - Teach of English as a Second Language (GCERT) March 1 
English as a Second Language (GCERT) March 1 

Environmental Science (MS)

 

February 1

 

Ethnic Studies (GCERT) March 1 

Forest Science (PhD)

 

March 1

October 1

Forestry (MF)

 

March 1

October 1

Forestry (MS)

 

March 1

October 1

Geology (MS)

 

February 1

 

Geographic Information Systems (GCERT) March 1October 1

Geospatial Sciences, Applied (MS)

 

February 15

October 1

History (MA)

 

February 15

October 1

Human Relations (MEd)    

 

March 1

October 1

Interdisciplinary Disability Policy & Practice (GCERT) March 1 
Interdisciplinary Health Policy (GCERT) March 1 

Linguistics, Applied (PhD)

January 30

January 30

 

Mathematics (MS)

 

March 1

 

Mathematics Education (MS)

 

March 1

 

Mathematics Teaching (GCERT) March 1 

Music (MM)

 

March 1

 

Music Performance (GCERT) March 1 

Nursing -  Generalist (MS)

 

March 1

October 1

Nursing - FNP (MS)

 

March 1

October 1

Nursing Practice (DNP)

 

March 1

 

Physical Therapy (DPT)

 

November 1 - PTCAS; December 31 - NAU Application

 

Physics, Applied (MS)

January 15

March 1

 

Political Science (MA, PhD)

 

February 1

 

Positive Behavior Support (GCERT) March 1 
Post-Master's Family Nurse Practicioner (GCERT) March 1October 1
Principal (GCERT) March 1 

Psychology (MA)

 

February 1

 

Public Management (GCERT) March 1 

Public Administration (MPA)

February 1

March 1

October 1

School Psychology (EdS)

 

February 15

 

Science Teaching (MAST)     

 

March 1

October 1

Science Teaching (GCERT) March 1 

Science Teaching with Certification (MAT-S)     

 

March 1

October 1

Secondary Education (MEd)

 

March 1

 

Sociology, Applied (MA)

 

February 15

 

Spanish (MAT)

 

March 1

October 1

Spanish Education (MAT)

 

March 1

October 1

Special Education (MEd)

 

March 1

 

Speech-Language Pathology (MS)

 

January 15 - CSDCAS and NAU Application

 

Statistics (MS)

 

March 1

 

Statistics (GCERT) March 1  
Superintendent (GCERT) March 1 

Sustainable Communities (MA)

 

March 1

 

Women's & Gender Studies (GCERT) March 1