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Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines

The application for admission, official transcripts and other required documents should be submitted no later than the dates listed below.

Domestic Students

Fall Semester - August 1
Spring Semester - November 21
Summer Semester - May 15

International Students

Rolling admission, but preferred deadlines are:
Fall Semester - July 1 
Spring Semester - November 1
Summer Semester (for IEP students only) - None

Programs with Early Application Deadlines

Programs that have application deadlines that are earlier than the general Graduate Studies and International Education and Services deadlines are listed in the table below.

Program Semester Application Deadline
Applied Behavior Analysis (M.A.) Summer/Fall February 1 - Complete files are not reviewed until February
Applied Nutrition (M.S.) Summer

2022 - January 1

Biology (MNS) Fall April 1
Biology (MNS) Spring October 1
Biology (MNS) Summer April 1
Communication Disorders (M.A.) Summer Admission Only January 15 - Complete files are not reviewed until February
Industrial/Organizational Psychology (M.A.) Fall Februry 1 - Applications after this deadline will be considered but may not be given priority.
Industrial/Organizational Psychology (M.A.) Spring October 1 - Applications after this deadline will be considered but may not be given priority.
Mental Health Counseling (M.A.) Summer/Fall Admission Only February 1 - Complete files are not reviewed until February
Nursing (MSN) Fall Admission Only February 1 - Complete files are not reviewed until February - Admission will continue until seats are filled
School Counseling (M.A.) Summer/Fall Admission Only February 1 - Complete files are not reviewed until February
School Psychological Examiner Post-Graduate Certificate Fall August 1
School Psychological Examiner Post-Graduate Certificate Spring December 1
School Psychological Examiner Post-Graduate Certificate Summer May 1
Technology Management (MS) Fall August 1 (domestic), July 1 (international)
Technology Management (MS) Spring November 1

Contact

573.651.2192
graduatestudies@semo.edu
Academic Hall 132
Graduate Studies
One University Plaza, MS 3400
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701