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Admission Requirements vary from program to program. Not all programs admit for every term, so it is important you view the admit terms listed in the below tables. For more information or program admission requirements, email gradadmissions@nccu.edu or click request more information.  To start the online graduate admission application, click ApplyNow!

International Applicants - See your application deadline dates in a separate table at the bottom of this page.

Master's Degrees

Degree Name GRE Required Also Offered Fully Online Application Deadline Date
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, M.S. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Business Administration, MBA Y
or GMAT
N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Chemistry, M.S. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Communication Disorders, M.Ed. Y N Fall - July 1st 
(admits only for fall term)
Career Counseling, M.A. Y Y Fall - Feb. 1st;      Spring - Oct. 1st
Criminal Justice, M.S. N N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Earth Sciences, M.S. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Educational Technology, M.A. N Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
English, M.A. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Family and Consumer Sciences, M.S. N N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Higher Education Administration, M.S. N
only online
Fall - Apr. 1st
History, M.A. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Information Sciences, MIS N Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;      Summer - Apr. 15th
Instructional Design, M.A. N Y
only online
Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Jazz Studies, M.M. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Library Science, MLS N Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;      Summer - Apr. 15th
Master of Arts in Teaching, M.A. N Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;      Summer - Apr. 15th
Mathematics, M.S. Y Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Mental Health Counseling- Clinical, M.A. Y Y Fall - Feb. 1st;      Spring - Oct. 1st
Pharmaceutical Science, M.S. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Physical Education and Recreation, M.S. N N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Physics, M.S. Y N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Psychology, M.A. N N Fall  - July 1st
(admits only for fall term)
Public Administration - General, MPA N N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;      Summer - Apr. 15th
Public Administration - Executive, EMPA N N Summer - April 15th;     Spring - Nov. 1st
School Administration, MSA N Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;      Summer - Apr. 1st
School Counseling, M.A. Y Y Fall - Feb. 1st;      Spring - Oct. 1st
Social Work - Advanced Standing, MSW N N Summer  - Jan. 15th
(admits only for summer term)
Social Work - Traditional, MSW N N Fall  - February 1st
(admits only for fall term)
Special Education, Blind and Visually Handicapped, M.Ed. N Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;      Summer - Apr. 15th

 

Ph.D. Degrees

Degree Name Application Deadline Date

Integrated Biosciences
     -Biomedical Sciences track and Pharmaceutical Sciences track

Fall Admission Only
Jan. 15th - Priority Deadline Date
Feb. 15th - Final Deadline Date


Professional Degrees

Law, J.D.                                             

Please visit the School of Law's website for more
information and admission requirements.

 

Graduate Certificate Programs

Certificate Name Also Offered
Online
Application Deadline Date
Digital Librarianship (post master's certificate program) Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;
Su
mmer - Apr. 15th
E-Learning Instructor Y
only online
Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Faith-Based & Philanthropic Entrepreneurship N Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st
Health Informatics Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;
Su
mmer - Apr. 15th
Information Policy & Management Y Fall - July 1st;     Spring - Nov. 1st;
Su
mmer - Apr. 15th

 

International Applicants

All international applicants interested in applying for admission to an NCCU graduate program should make sure the program admits for the term you wish to enroll. Not all programs admit for every term, so it is important you view the admit terms listed in the respective degrees listing tables. For more information or program admission requirements, email gradadmissions@nccu.edu or click request more information.  To start the online graduate admission application, click ApplyNow! International applicants are not considered for summer admissions.

Fall                Spring Summer
April 1st September 1st No admission
 
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