Online Graduate Admissions
How to Apply as a Graduate Online Student
We offer a wide variety of concentrations including Educational Psychology (EdD), Nursing (PhD), Social Work (DSW and MSSW), Supply Chain Management (MS), Educational Administration (EdS), Food Safety, Mathematics, Sign Language, and so many more specialized fields for online students.
1. Choose an Online Graduate Program
Your first step in this process is choosing the graduate program that’s right for you. UT currently offers many areas of interest at the following degree levels:
We also offer several online Graduate Certificates.
2. Check Your Admissions Requirements
Prior to starting your application for an online graduate program, please check UT’s graduate school university admission requirements, as well as the admission requirements at the program level. (These can vary based on the degree or certificate.) Gather your corresponding materials and documents, as outlined.
3. Complete Your UT Application
To complete this step, please visit our Graduate program application page. When submitting your application, you’ll also be asked to submit a $60 application fee.
4. Send Us Your Official Transcripts
As a prospective graduate student, you will be asked to upload copies of transcripts for:
- The institution(s) where you earned (or will earn) your bachelor’s degree, and
- Institutions where any graduate (post-bachelor’s) coursework has been taken. At the time of application, these transcripts can be unofficial.
5. Upload Any Additional Required Documents
As a graduate applicant, you may be asked to provide additional department and/or program-required documents. These could include reference letters, test scores, and other specific items. Make sure to follow any specific details or deadlines to make sure your application can be fully considered and reviewed on time.
Online Graduate Program Application Deadlines
Below are the general UT Graduate School admissions deadlines. Applicants should consult with their program for any department-specific application deadlines and start dates. Individual program dates may supersede these Graduate School admission deadlines:
Spring Semester Entry
June 15: Application Deadline
October 1: File Completion Deadline
Summer Semester Entry
October 15: Application Deadline
February 15: File Completion Deadline
Fall Semester Entry
February 1: Application Deadline
May 15: File Completion Deadline
Information for Graduate-Level International Applicants
Applications for international students are accepted each semester. Make sure to note the admission deadlines for international students, and check the admission requirements for international students, on the Graduate School page.
Also be sure to check the requirements for the specific program to which you are applying. Additionally, please note that demonstration and proof of English proficiency is required at the graduate level, and certain programs may have additional admission requirements.