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Master’s International Application Deadlines

Note: Some Fall 2020 deadlines have been extended. Please click here to view affected programs and deadlines.

Applicants for admission as master’s degree-seeking or special graduate students may apply for admission through the UTSA Online Graduate Application. To facilitate your successful transition into your graduate program, we highly recommend you submit your application as soon as possible within your admissions cycle. 

Master application deadlines are specific to your applicant type, domestic vs. international. The deadlines will also vary by college or program. Please consult the list below for your college and/or program of interest. 

It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure completion and submission of the application, a non-refundable application fee, and all required supporting documents are on file with the Graduate School by the appropriate application deadline. To expedite admissions processing, applicants can use unofficial supporting documents to submit the application. Electronic documents should be uploaded to the application directly.

All applications are to be submitted by 5:00 PM Central Time Zone (U.S.). When the published deadline falls on a weekend, the application remains open until 5:00 PM Central Time Zone (U.S.) on the following open business day. Deadlines are subject to change.

By meeting the priority application deadline, candidates are considered for possible scholarship and assistant opportunities.

COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE, CONSTRUCTION AND PLANNING (CACP)

The following CACP deadlines apply to all international applicants who are applying to a CACP graduate program. Deadlines are specific to the individual CACP graduate program. If (n/a) is listed, that deadline type does not apply to the specific program.

Applications for CACP Master’s programs are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis; therefore we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible during the application period. This rolling admissions process allows qualified individuals to be admitted on a continual basis until capacity is reached or the deadline has passed. 

CACP Program Fall Final 
International Deadline
Spring Final
International Deadline
Summer Final
International Deadline
Architecture 2 (M. Arch.) April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Architecture 3 (M. Arch.) April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Architecture (M.S.) April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Urban and Regional Planning (M.S.) April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Construction Engineering, Science and Management April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in High-Performance Design and Sustainability April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Historic Preservation April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Urban and Regional Planning April 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
CACP Online Program

Fall International Deadline

Spring International Deadline Summer International Deadline
Graduate Certificate in Facilities Management Aug. 1 Dec. 15 May 15

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (COB)

The following COB deadlines apply to domestic, international, and VIP applicants who are applying to a COB Master's or Graduate Certificate program. Applications for COB graduate programs are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis; therefore we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible during the application period. This rolling admissions process allows qualified individuals to be admitted on a continual basis until capacity is reached.

International Deadline : Please note for international applicants, given the time-frame to complete the admissions process will vary by program and the time-frame to complete the visa process will vary by home country, we cannot guarantee an admitted international student will successfully enroll for the intended term. In some cases, an international student may need to consider deferment to the next available term by program. Thus, we highly encourage international students to apply as early as possible within your admissions cycle.

Term Regular Application (2)
Fall July 15
Spring December 1
Summer April 15

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT (COEHD)

The following COEHD deadlines apply to all applicants both domestic and international who are applying to a COEHD graduate programVIP applicants should follow the domestic deadlines. Deadlines are specific to the individual graduate program. If (n/a) is listed, that deadline type does not apply to the specific program.

Applications for COEHD Master’s and Certificate programs are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis; therefore we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible during the application period. This rolling admissions process allows qualified individuals to be admitted on a continual basis until capacity is reached.

COEHD Program Fall
International
Deadline
Spring
International
Deadline
Summer
International 
Deadline
Bicultural/Bilingual Education (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.S.) Mar. 1 Not Available Not Available
Curriculum and Instruction (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Early Childhood and Elementary Education (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Education (M.A.) Instructional Technology Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Educational Leadership (M.Ed.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Educational Psychology (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Higher Education Administration (M.Ed.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Reading and Literacy (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
School Counseling (M.Ed.) Mar. 1 Not Available Not Available
School Psychology (M.A.) Mar. 1 Not Available Feb. 15
Special Education (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Teaching English as a Second Language (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Bilingual Reading Specialist Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in E-Stem Education Not Available Sept. 15 Not Available
Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Administration Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Integrated Behavioral Healthcare Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in ISTEM Education Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Language Acquisition and Bilingual Psychoeducational Assessment Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Program Evaluation Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Special Education Advocacy Not Available Sept. 15 Not Available
Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (COE)

The following College of Engineering (COE) deadlines apply to international applicants who are applying to a COE Master's or Graduate Certificate program. Applications are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis; therefore, we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible during the application period. This rolling admissions process allows qualified individuals to be admitted on a continual basis until capacity is reached or the applicable deadline date has passed.

International Deadline: Please note for international applicants who do not hold an active United States student visa, given the time-frame to complete the admissions process will vary by program and the time-frame to complete the visa process will vary by home country, we cannot guarantee an admitted international student will successfully enroll for the intended term. In some cases, an international student may need to consider deferment to the next available term by program. Thus, we highly encourage international students to apply as early as possible within your admissions cycle. Please do not wait for the posted deadline(s) to submit.

COE Programs Fall International Deadline  Spring International Deadline Summer International Deadline
Advanced Manufacturing and Enterprise Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 Apr. 15
Advanced Materials Engineering (MS-MatE) June. 15 Nov. 15 Apr. 15
Biomedical Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 Not Available
Biomedical Technology Commercialization (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 Not Available
Civil Engineering (M.C.E.) July 15 Nov. 30 Not Available
Civil Engineering (M.S.) July 15 Nov. 30 Not Available
Computer Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 15 Apr. 15
Electrical Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 15 Apr. 15
Mechanical Engineering (M.S.) Aug. 1 Dec. 1 Apr. 15
Graduate Certificate in Cloud Computing Aug. 1 Dec. 15 Not Available
Graduate Certificate in Medical Device Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

COLLEGE OF LIBERAL AND FINE ARTS (COLFA)

The following COLFA  deadlines are specifically for domestic and international applicants who are applying to a COLFA graduate program. Domestic and International VIP applicants should follow the stated Final Domestic Deadlines below.

In many cases, applications are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis until capacity is reached or the stated deadline has passed. If 'Not Available' is listed for the start term of interest, the program does not accept applications for that specific term. If (n/a) is listed, that deadline type does not apply to the specific program.  

To facilitate your successful transition into your graduate program, we highly recommend you submit your application as soon as possible within your admissions cycle. 

COLFA Program Fall International
Final Deadline
Spring International
Final
Deadline
Summer International
Final
Deadline
Anthropology (M.A.) Mar. 15 Not Available Not Available
Art (M.F.A.) Feb. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Art History (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Communication (M.A.) Mar. 1 Not Available Not Available
English (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Geography (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Global Affairs (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
History (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Music (M.M.) Feb. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 1
Philosophy (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Political Science (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Spanish (M.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Instrumental Performance Apr. 15 Sept. 15 Apr. 15
Graduate Certificate in Keyboard Pedagogy Apr. 15 Sept. 15 Apr. 15
Graduate Certificate in Latin American Studies June 15 Oct. 15 Not Available
Graduate Certificate in Linguistics Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Rhetoric and Composition Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Translation and Interpreting Studies Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Voice Pedagogy Apr. 15 Sept. 15 Apr. 15

**Students who apply for the Psychology M.S. program after the listed priority deadline per term may not be admitted if space is not available. 

COLLEGE FOR HEALTH COMMUNITY & POLICY (HCAP)

The following HCAP deadlines are specifically for international applicants who are applying to an HCAP graduate program. Domestic and International VIP applicants should follow the stated Final Domestic Deadlines below. If 'Not Available' is listed for the start term of interest, the program does not accept applications for that specific term. 

Applications for HCAP Master’s programs are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis; therefore we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible during the application period. This rolling admissions process allows qualified individuals to be admitted on a continual basis until capacity is reached or the deadline has passed.

HCAP Program Fall
International
Final Deadline
Spring
International
Final Deadline
Summer International Deadline
Applied Demography (M.S.) Apr. 1 Not Available Not Available
Criminology and Criminal Justice (M.S.) Mar. 1 Not Available Not Available
Health and Kinesiology (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sep. 15 Feb. 15
Psychology (M.S.) Mar. 1 Not Available Not Available
Public Administration (M.P.A.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Social Work - 36 hrs. (M.S.W.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Social Work - 60 hrs. (M.S.W.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Sociology (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available
Graduate Cetificate in Applied Health Research Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb.15
Graduate Certificate in Community Nutrition Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Health Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Administration and Leadership Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Not Available

COLLEGE OF SCIENCES (COS)

The following COS deadlines apply to international applicants who are applying to a COS Master's or Graduate Certificate program. Applications for COS graduate programs are processed as they are received and offers of acceptance are made on a rolling basis; therefore we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible during the application period. This rolling admissions process allows qualified individuals to be admitted on a continual basis until capacity is reached or the deadline date has passed.

To facilitate your successful transition into your graduate program, we highly recommend you submit your application as soon as possible within your admissions cycle. 

COS Programs Fall
International
Final Deadline
Spring
International
Final Deadline
Summer
International
Final Deadline
Applied Mathematics - Industrial Mathematics (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Biology (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Biotechnology (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Chemistry (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Computer Science (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a
Cybersecurity Science (M.S.) Mar.1 Sept 15 n/a
Environmental Science (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a
Geoinformatics (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a
Geology (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a
Mathematics (M.S.) Mar. 15 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Mathematics Education (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Physics (M.S.) Mar. 1 Sept. 15 Feb. 15
Graduate Certificate in Environmental Science Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a
Graduate Certificate in Environmental Sustainability Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a
Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science Mar. 1 Sept. 15 n/a