Doctoral Degrees

 

Doctor of Philosophy (PHD)
Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Psychology

PhD 10-Jan NA NA
Doctor of Education (EDD)

Program

Degree

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Nursing Education (EDDNE)

EDD

1-Feb

NA

NA

Professional Counseling and Supervision (EDDPCS)

EDD

NA

NA

1-Feb

School Improvement (EDDSI)

EDD

NA

NA

15-Jan

Higher Education Administration

EDD

1-Feb

NA

NA

Specialist Degrees 

Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Elementary Education

EDS NA NA 15-Apr

Educational Leadership- Tier 2

EDS 1-July** 15-Nov** 15-May**

Media-Instructional Technology

EDS 1-July 1-Nov 1-Apr

Media-Media Specialist

EDS 1-July 1-Nov 1-Apr

Professional Counseling

EDS 1-June 1-Oct 1-Mar

Secondary Education

EDS 1-July 15-Nov 15-Apr

Special Education

EDS Priority: 1-June / Final: 1-July Priority: 15-Oct / Final: 15-Nov Priority: 1-Apr  / Final: 1-May

**Before submitting application or application fee for Ed.S. in Educational Leadership, consult with department (678-839-2463). 

Masters Degrees

Master of Arts (MA)

Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Criminology

MA 15-Jul 15-Nov 15-May

English

MA 15-Jul 15-Nov 15-May

History

MA 1-Jul 1-Nov 1-Apr

Psychology

MA 1-Apr 1-Nov 1-Apr

Sociology

MA Priority: 15-Jun / Final: 15-Jul 15-Nov NA

Master of Accounting (MACC)

Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Accounting

MPAcc 15-Jul 15-Nov 15-May 

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Business Administration

MBA 15-Jul 15-Nov 15-May

WebMBA

MBA 30-Jul 30-Nov NA 

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Teacher Education (6-12)

MAT 1-Jul NA 15-Apr

Special Education

MAT 1-Jul 15-Nov 15-Apr

Master of Education (MED)

Program Degree Fall Admission Spring Admission Summer Admission

Elementary Education

MED 1-Jul 15-Nov 15-Apr

Media - Instructional Technology

MED 1-Jul 1-Nov 1-Apr

Media - Media Specialist

MED 1-Jul 1-Nov 1-Apr

Professional Counseling-
Clinical Mental Health

MED 1-Jun NA NA

Professional Counseling-
School Counseling

MED NA NA 1-Mar

Professional Counseling-
College Student Affairs

MED 1-Feb NA NA

Reading Instruction

MED 1-Jul 15-Nov 15-Apr

Special Education - General Curriculum

MED NA 15-Nov 15-Apr

Speech-Language Pathology

MED NA NA 15-Jan

Master of Music (MMUS)

Program

Degree

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Music Education

MMUS 1-Jul 15-Nov 1-May

Music Performance

MMUS

1-Jul

15-Nov

1-May

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Program

Degree

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Public Administration

MPA

15-Jul

15-Nov

15-May

Master of Science (MS)

Program

Degree

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Applied Computer Science

MS

1-Jul

NA

NA

Applied Mathematics

MS

1-Jun

15-Nov

15-May

Biology

MS

1-Jun

15-Nov

1-Apr

Math – Teaching

MS

1-Jun

15-Nov

15-May

Sport Management

MS

1-Jul

NA

15-Apr

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Program

Degree

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Nursing

MSN

Priority: 1-Feb,  Final: 1-Jun

NA

NA

Nursing Education

MSN

Priority: 1-Feb,  Final: 1-Jun

NA

NA

Nursing Health

MSN

Priority: 1-Feb, Final: 1-Jun

NA

NA

 

Educator Certificates

Non-Degree Initial Certification (Georgia Educator Certification)

Program

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Art (P-12)

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-May

Early Childhood Education (P-5)

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-Apr

Media Specialist (P-12)

1-Jul

1-Nov

1-Apr

Music (P-12)

1-Aug

15-Nov

15-May

Non-Degree Certificates and Endorsements (Georgia Educator Certification) 

Program

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Educational Leadership: Tier 2

1-Jul**

15-Nov**

15-May**

Educational Leadership: Tier I

1-Jul** 15-Nov** 15-May**

Media, Media Specialist non-degree

1-Jul

1-Nov

1-Apr

Media, Instructional Technology non-degree

1-Jul

1-Nov

1-Apr

ESOL Endorsement

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-Apr

K-5 Mathematics Endorsement (when available)

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-Apr

K-5 Science Endorsement (when available)

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-Apr

Reading Endorsement

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-Apr

Autism Endorsement

1-Jul

15-Nov

15-Apr

STEM Education Endorsement

N/A

N/A

15-Apr

Online Teaching Endorsement

1-Jul

1-Nov

1-Apr

** Before submitting application or application fee for Non-Degree Add-On Educational Leadership Certification, consult with department (678-839-2463). 

Graduate Certificate Programs

Non-Degree Certificates (Not Educator Certification)

Program

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

Data Analysis and Evaluation Methods

15-Jul  15-Nov  15-May

Geographic Information Systems

1-Jun

15-Nov

1-Apr

Health Systems Leadership

15-Jul

NA

NA

Museum Studies

1-Jul

15-Nov

1-Apr

Non-Profit Management and Community Development  15-Jul  15-Nov  15-May

Nursing Education

1-Jun

NA

NA

Public History

1-Jul

15-Nov

1-Apr

Public Management

15-Jul

15-Nov

15-May

 

International Students

International applicants should apply six (6) months prior to the term of desired enrollment, unless your program's deadline is earlier. Required official documents must be in the applicant's file by the Term Admission Documentation Deadline.
If a deadline is missed, the applicant may apply for another term by notifying the Office of Graduate Admissions. For future terms, applications are due six weeks prior to the beginning of the semester.

International Students-
Admission and Document Deadlines

Fall Admission

Spring Admission

Summer Admission

 

1-Jun

15-Oct

30-Mar