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Doctoral Students

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Doctoral Application

Early application deadline - November 1
Application deadline - April 1

Doctoral Admission Process

The doctoral admission process is a three-stage process:

  • Stage 1: Screening process - includes submission of all appropriate documents by the deadline.
  • Stage 2: Evaluation process - review of a writing sample, and personal interviews.
  • Stage 3: Selection stage - During stage 3, the admissions committee determines the applicants most appropriate for admissions to the doctoral program. Admission to the program is full admissions; there is no conditional or probationary status.