Application Deadlines for International Students

If no specific degree program or department deadline is indicated in the table below, the following deadlines apply:

  • Fall Admission - March 1
  • Spring Admission - October 1

Application Deadlines by Program


Program

GA Application Deadline -   Fall

Program Application Deadline -   Fall Admission

Program Application Deadline - Spring Admission

Administration (MA)

 

March 1

October 1

Anthropology (MA)

 

February 1

 

 Applied Statistics  (GCERT)  March 1October 1
 Assistive Technology  (GCERT) March 1 
 Astronomy and Planetary  Sciences (PhD) January 15 
 Athletic Training (MS) February 15 
 Autism Spectrum Disorders  (GCERT) March 1 

Bilingual/Multicultural Ed (MEd)

 

March 1

October 1

 Bioengineering (PhD) January 15October 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)

 

January 15

 

 Clinical & Translational  Science (GCERT) March 1 

Communication (MA)

February 22

March 1

 

 Communication Studies  (GCERT) March 1October 1
 Community College Teaching and Learning (GCERT) March 1October 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 

Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability (PhD)

 

January 15

 

Educational Leadership (EdD)

 

1st Friday of December

October 1

Educational Psychology - Combined Counseling / School Psychology (PhD)

 

January 15

 

 Educational Technology  (MEd)

 

March 1

 

Educational Technology (GCERT) 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)

February 1

February 15

 

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

Environmental Science (MS)

 

January 15

 

 Ethnic Studies (GCERT) March 1 
 Executive Police  Leadership (GCERT) March 1October 1
 Family Nurse Practitioner  (FNP) January 1 

Forest Science (PhD)

 

March 1

October 1

Forestry (MF)

 

March 1

October 1

Forestry (MS)

 

March 1

October 1

Geology (MS)

 

January 15

 

 Geographic Information  Systems (GCERT) March 1October 1

Geospatial Sciences, Applied (MS)

 

February 15

October 1

 Global Business  Administration (MGBA) March 1October 1

History (MA)

 

February 15

October 1

Human Relations (MEd)    

 

March 1

October 1

 Indigenous and Tribal  Nation-Building March 1October 1
 Informatics and Computing  (PhD) January 1 

Linguistics, Applied (PhD)

February 1

February 15

 

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)

 

October 3 - PTCAS and 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  Practitioner (GCERT) March 1October 1
 Principal (GCERT) March 1 
 Professional Writing  (GCERT) March 1October 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  
 Superintendent (GCERT) March 1 

Sustainable Communities (MA)

 

March 1

 

 Teaching Introductory  Community College Math  (GCERT) March 1October 1
 Women's & Gender Studies  (GCERT) March 1