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Graduate Programs: Application Links and Deadlines

All materials must be submitted by the published deadlines. Applications submitted after these deadlines will be accepted on a space-available basis. If there is no space available for the requested term, applications will be considered for the following term. 

Important Note:  To expedite the application and admissions process, please upload and/or send all materials to the SPD contact as required by your program at the time of submission of your application.  Please do not send any SPD application materials to the Graduate School.

Program
Degree, Advanced Graduate Certificate
Available Completely Online
Entrance Exam Required
Application Deadline*
SPD accepts applications on a rolling basis. Applications submitted by the deadline date will be granted priority review. Completed application packages received after this date will be accommodated as space permits.
Application

Bilingual Education Extension

AGC

No

None

Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

Apply

Coaching

AGC

Yes

None

Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

Apply

Educational Computing

AGC

No

None

Teacher Center Cohort Students Only: 

Fall: August 15
Spring I: November 1
Spring II: December 15
Summer: April 15

Apply

Educational Leadership

AGC

Yes

None

Online Students Only:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer: April 15

Teacher Center Cohort Students Only: 
Fall: August 15
Spring I: November 1
Spring II: December 15
Summer: April 15

Apply

Finance

AGC

Mostly

GMAT

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December 15
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: October 1

Apply

Higher Education Administration

MA , AGC

Yes

None

Domestic Students:
Summer:
May 1*

Fall:
August 1*

Spring:
October 15* (preferred)
January 1

* Applicants interested in the face-to-face program and seeking a graduate employment opportunity at Stony Brook should apply as soon as possible.   

International Students:
Fall: March 1
Spring: November 1

Note: International students may only apply for the MA, not the AGC

Apply

Human Resource Management

MS, AGC

Yes

None

Domestic Students (online and on-campus):
Fall: July 15
Spring: January  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
(There are no Spring or Summer admissions for international students)

Human Services Cohort Students Only: 
Fall: Ju ly  15
Spring I: October 15
Spring II: January 1

Apply

Industrial Management

AGC

No

None

Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

Apply

Liberal Studies

MA

Yes

None

Domestic Students (on-campus and online):
Fall: July 15
Spring: January  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Human Services On-Site Cohort Students Only: 
Fall: July 15
Spring I: October 15
Spring II: January 1

Apply

Operations Research

AGC

No

None

Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

Apply 

School District Business Leadership

AGC

No

None

Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer: April 15

Apply

Teaching: Biology

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply

Teaching: Chemistry

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply

Teaching: Earth Science

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: English

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: French

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: Italian

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: Mathematics

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: May 15
Spring: December 1
Summer: April 1

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: Physics

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December 1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: Spanish

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Teaching: Social Studies

MAT

No

GRE

Domestic Students:
Fall: July 15
Spring: December  1
Summer I: April 15
Summer II: May 15

International Students:
Fall: April 1
Spring: November 1

Apply 

Non-matriculated Graduate Student

GSP

--

None

On-campus and Online Students:

Application for graduate non-matriculated student status are accepted on a rolling basis. To ensure that your application is processed in time for the upcoming term, submit your complete application by the deadline dates stated below. Applications received after these dates are not guaranteed to be processed in time for the start of that term. 

Fall: August 15
Winter: December 15
Spring: January 15
Summer: May15 


Teacher Center Cohort Students Only:

Fall: August 15
Spring I: December 15
Spring II: March 1
Summer: May 15 

Apply