Application Deadlines



          Programs with firm deadlines (completed application and all supporting materials must be received by the deadline)

          The following graduate programs have firm application deadline dates and one term of entry, only:

          • Speech-Language Pathology (M.A.)
            • February 1 deadline for admission into fall semester. 
          • Fine Arts (M.F.A.)
            • February 1 deadline for admission into fall semester.
          • School Psychology (Educational Specialist)
            • February 15 deadline for admission into fall semester.
          • Social Work (MSW Advanced Standing)
            • May 1 deadline for admission into summer semester only.
          • Nursing (MSN)
            • October 1 deadline for admission into fall semester. (application submitted through Clarion University)
          • Nursing (DNP)
            • October 1 deadline for admission for a May start.  Applications will be accepted until seats are full.  (applications submitted through Clarion University)  

          The following graduate programs have firm application deadline dates and one term of entry, only:

          • Counseling (M.A.)
            • February 15 deadline for admission into fall semester.
            • October 15 deadline for admission into spring semester.
          • Counseling - Art Therapy (M.A.)
            • February 15 deadline for admission into fall semester.
            • October 15 deadline for admission into spring semester.
          • Art Therapy (Post Master's Certificate)
            • February 15 deadline for admission into fall semester.
            • October 15 deadline for admission into spring semester.
          • Social Work (MSW 2 year program)
            • July 1 deadline for admission into fall semester.
            • November 15 deadline for admission into spring semester.

          Programs offering rolling admissions

          The following graduate programs, certificates, and endorsements offer rolling admissions (no deadline).

          When all required application materials have been submitted the application file will be reviewed for an admission decision.  Once courses are full, the semester is closed for admission.

          • Art Education
          • Arts Infusion
          • Autism Spectrum Disorders
          • Communication Studies
          • Conflict Resolution
          • Early Childhood Education
          • Educational Psychology
          • English as a Second Language Endorsement
          • Letter of Eligibility for Superintendents
          • MBA
          • Online Teaching Endorsement
          • Principal Certification (K-12)
          • Reading
          • Reading - Dyslexia Interventions
          • Reading Specialist
          • Special Education
          • Supervisor of Special Education
          • STEM Endorsement
          • Studio Arts
          • Teacher Leadership
          • Teacher Certification