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M.A. Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines for Degree-seeking Status

Domestic Applicants

  • October 1st for spring admission
  • March 15th for summer or fall admission
  • July 1 for fall admission

International Applicants

  • October 1st for spring admission
  • March 15th for summer or fall admission

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY:

At the University of Kansas students are admitted to Graduate Studies through the Graduate Division of one of the schools or colleges. Admission requirements vary from department to department and from school to school. Students will not receive graduate credit without having been accepted by a specific department or program. If you have questions regarding your application, please contact the Department of Curriculum & Teaching.

Visit the Office of Graduate Studies for more information.

Please note: Meeting minimum admission standards does not guarantee admission to the program.


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