Admissions Deadlines and Requirements

Before you apply, review your program’s Application Requirements by following the relevant link. Complete applications submitted by the early deadline will receive primary consideration for USC Rossier scholarships, including the Dean’s Scholars Program.

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Doctoral Degree Programs

Application Requirements Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4

Doctor of Education (EDL) in Educational Leadership

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Delivery: On-campus

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until June 15, 2017*
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than July 17

Doctor of Education in Organizational Change and Leadership (OCL)

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Delivery: Online

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Global Executive Doctor of Education (Global EdD)

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Delivery: Hybrid

December 1 March 17 N/A N/A

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in
Urban Education Policy

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Delivery: On-campus

December 1 N/A N/A N/A

Master’s Degree Programs

Application Requirements Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4

Master of Arts in Teaching
(MAT)

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Delivery: On-campus & Online

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until June 1, 2017*
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than July 17
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Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
(MAT-TESOL)

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Delivery: On-campus & Online

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until June 1, 2017*
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than July 17
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Master of Education in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs
(PASA)

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Delivery: On-campus

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until June 1, 2017*
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than July 17

Master of Education in Educational Counseling (EC)

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Delivery: On-campus

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until June 1, 2017*
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than July 17

Master of Education in Learning Design and Technology
(LDT)

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Delivery: Online

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until June 1, 2017*
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than July 17

Master of Marriage and Family Therapy
(MFT)

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Delivery: On-campus

Application deadlines
December 1 January 15 March 15 Rolling admissions until May 15, 2017*†
Admissions decision by
February 15 March 15 May 15 No later than June 15

*We will continue to accept application on a first-come, first-served and space-available basis until the indicated date.

†Due to student visa processing time, international students are no longer able to submit an application for the Marriage and Family Therapy program for the summer 2017 cohort. Due to student visa processing time.