Graduate Application Deadlines

We have three graduate program deadlines for fall semester admittance and two for the spring and summer. Meeting the early application deadline in the fall ensures you will receive your admission decision early and we'll waive the $50 application fee. We will also waive the $50 fee If you apply by the priority deadline for any semester. To confirm your place be sure to apply by the final application deadline.

Fall Graduate Deadlines

Fall Early Application Deadline December 1
Fall Priority Application Deadline June 1*
Fall Final Application Deadline July 15

 

Spring Graduate Application Deadlines

Spring Priority Deadline October 1
Spring Final Application Deadline November 15

 

Summer Graduate Application Deadlines**

Summer Priority Deadline March 1
Summer Final Application Deadline April 15

**The College Student Development (MACSD) program does not offer summer admission.
 

Graduate Application Checklist

Online application Use our application.
Essay Describe your background and interests and explain why you wish to pursue the degree you are applying for and what you hope to accomplish in this degree program. (Up to 500 words)
Official transcripts*** Order these from your previous institution.
Resume Provide a professional and detailed work history

Additional Program-Specific Requirements

MAC and MACSD Programs Competitive GRE test scores†
MAC Program Two letters of recommendation sent to seu.admit [at] stedwards.edu. For more information, view our Graduate Recommendation Form.

***For students who received instruction in a language other than English, TOEFL or IELTS exam scores, and transcripts submitted through a Foreign Credential Evaluation Service — such as AACRAO, Foreign Credentials Service of America or WES (World Education Services, Inc.) — are required.

†For applicants with a strong undergraduate GPA and three years of full-time work experience, we can waive the GRE or GMAT requirement and grant conditional admission. If admitted conditionally, your academic record will undergo review once you complete 12 hours of graduate study at St. Edward's. If you have earned a 3.0 GPA or higher, you may continue with your program.