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Graduate Admission

» Graduate Application Deadlines

Please find the deadline for your program below. Programs that accept applications after the deadline on a space-available basis will be noted.

If you are looking to apply to an Accelerated Graduate Program (4+1 program for Chapman undergraduates), please view our Accelerated Graduate Program page. Most programs require students to apply during their junior year.

+ - Argyros School of Business & Economics

Fall 2019

Full-Time MBA 
Round 1: November 1, 2018
Round 2: February 1, 2019
Round 3: June 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Professional MBA
Early action: April 1, 2019
Regular admission: June 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Prague MBA
July 1, 2019 for applicants requiring a Schengen visa (those located outside of the Schengen area)
August 31, 2019 for applicants already located in the Schengen area.
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Executive MBA
Early action: April 1, 2019
Regular admission: July 1, 2019
*Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

MS in Accounting
Round 1: November 1, 2018
Round 2: February 1, 2019
Round 3: June 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

MS in Behavioral and Computational Economics
May 31, 2019

Joint MS in Food Science
May 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

+ - Attallah College of Educational Studies

Summer 2019

MA in Teaching/Teaching Credentials
March 8, 2019*

MA in Counseling
January 11, 2019

EdS in School Psychology
February 1, 2019*

Fall 2019

MA in Leadership Development
Priority Deadline: February 1, 2019*

MA/Credential in Special Education
April 1, 2019*

EdS in School Psychology
February 1, 2019*

PhD in Education
January 18, 2019* 

*All materials are to be submitted by the application deadline. Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

+ - Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences

Summer 2019

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Early action: August 15, 2018
Regular Admission application deadline: October 15, 2018
Applications accepted through PTCAS only

Fall 2019

MA in Marriage and Family Therapy
Priority Deadline: February 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Early action: August 15, 2018
Regular Admission application deadline: December 17, 2018
Applications accepted through PTCAS only

MS in Communication Sciences and Disorders
January 15, 2019
Applications accepted through CSDCAS only

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Communication Sciences and Disorders
March 31, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

+ - College of Performing Arts

Fall 2019

MM in Keyboard and Collaborative Arts
Rolling Admission

+ - Dodge College of Film & Media Arts

Fall 2019

All Graduate Applications: December 1, 2018

+ - Schmid College of Science & Technology

Fall 2019

MS in Food Science
May 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Joint MS in Food Science/MBA
May 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

MS in Computational and Data Sciences
Priority Admission: January 15, 2019
Regular Admission: May 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

PhD in Computational and Data Sciences
Priority Admission: January 15, 2019
Regular Admission: March 15, 2019

+ - School of Communication

Fall 2019

MS in Health and Strategic Communication
Rolling Admission

PhD in Communication
Rolling Admission

+ - School of Pharmacy

Fall 2019

Doctor of Pharmacy
Early Admission: September 4, 2018
Regular Admission: February 1, 2019
Applications accepted through PHARMCAS only

MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences
June 30, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences
March 1, 2019
Applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

+ - Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences

Fall 2019

MA in English or MFA in Creative Writing
Priority Scholarship Admission: February 1, 2019
Regular Admission: Rolling

MA in International Studies
Priority Scholarship Admission: February 1, 2019
Regular Admission: June 1, 2019

MA in War and Society
Priority Scholarship Admission: February 1, 2019
Regular Admission: Rolling

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