Degrees & Programs

It is the applicant's responsibility to be sure that all materials are submitted by the deadline stated by the department. Not all programs fall under the purvue of Baylor's Graduate School. For a full list of colleges and schools, click here.

  • All Degrees
  • Masters
  • Army-Baylor
  • Doctoral
  • Online
  • Other
American Studies: M.A.

Deadline:
Fall - February 15
Spring - December 1
Summer - May 1

Anesthesia Nursing:
C.R.N.A.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Fort Sam Houston

Applied Behavior Analysis: See Educational Psychology M.A., M.S.Ed., or Ph.D.

Deadline:
See ABA Application Information

Athletic Training: M.A.T.

Deadline:
Early Enrollment - Oct. 31
Final - March 1
Each cohort begins Summer Session 1

Biology:
M.S.

Deadline:
January 1
Earlier submissions encouraged.
Admits Fall Only

Biology:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 1
Earlier submissions encouraged.
Admits Fall Only

Biology -
Health Professions Program:
M.A.

Deadline:
February 15
Admits Summer I Only

Biomedical Engineering: M.S.B.M.E.

Deadline:
rolling admissions

Biomedical Studies:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Fall - February 15
Spring - December 1
Summer - May 1

Business - Entrepreneurship:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Business - Accountancy:
M.Acc.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business -
Executive MBA - Austin:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
Fall Priority - Mar. 31
Fall Final - June 15
Spring Priority - Oct. 1
Spring Final - Nov. 1

Business -
Executive MBA - Dallas:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business - Executive MBA
in Healthcare - Austin:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business - Executive MBA
in Healthcare - Dallas:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business -
Full Time MBA:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business -
Online MBA:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business -
Online MBA
in Cyber Security:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business - Online MBA in Executive Communication:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business -
Online MBA
in Marketing:
M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business - Healthcare Administration: M.B.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business -
Health Services Research: Ph.D.

Deadline:
April 1 preferred.
After April 1, contact GPD to see if openings remain
Admits Fall Only

Business - Information Systems:
M.S.

Deadline:
See program page.

Business - Information Systems:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Business - Taxation:
M.Tax.

Deadline:
See program page.

Chemistry & Biochemistry:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 7
Earlier submissions encouraged.
Admits Fall Only

Church Music:
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Church Music:
D.M.A.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Church Music:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Clinical Psychology:
Psy.D.

Deadline:
December 1
Each cohort begins Summer Session II

Collaborative Piano:
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Communication: M.A.

Deadline:
Fall (priority for financial aid) - Feb. 1
Spring - Oct. 1
some rolling admissions

Communication Sciences & Disorders:
M.S.

Deadline:
Fall/Summer - January 15
Spring - September 15

Communication Sciences & Disorders Online:
M.S.

Deadline:
August 2019 inaugural cohort
Priority - June 3; Final - July 1

Composition (Music):
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Computer Science: M.S.C.S.

Deadline:
Fall (eligible for financial aid) - Feb. 15
Spring - October 1

Computer Science: Ph.D.

Deadline:
Fall (eligible for financial aid) - Feb. 15
Spring - October 1

Conducting (Music):
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Curriculum and Instruction (Education):
M.A.

Deadline:
Summer or Fall - March 15
Spring - October 15

Curriculum and Instruction (Education):
M.S.Ed.

Deadline:
Summer or Fall - March 15
Spring - October 15

Curriculum and Teaching:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Summer or Fall - March 15
Spring - October 15

Directing
(Theatre Arts):
M.F.A.

Deadline:
February 1
Admits Fall Only

Ecological, Earth, and Environmental Sciences: Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Earlier submissions encouraged.
Admits Fall Only

Economics:
M.S.Eco.

Deadline:
Fall (eligible for financial aid) - March 1
Final - June 15
Admits Fall Only

Education - Master of Arts in Teaching: M.A.T.

Deadline:
Summer or Fall - March 15
Spring - October 15 with some rolling admissions

Education Online - Learning & Organizational Change: Ed.D.

Deadline:
See program page.

Educational Leadership K-12: Ed.D.

Deadline:
March 1, unless cohort fills prior to that time. Qualified candidates are reviewed as applications are received. Admits Summer 1 Only

Educational Psychology:
M.A.

Deadline:
See program page.

Educational Psychology:
M.S.Ed.

Deadline:
See program page.

Educational Psychology:
Ed.S.

Deadline:
February 1
Admits Fall Only

Educational Psychology:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
See program page.

Electrical & Computer Engineering:
M.S.E.C.E.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - Jan. 15
Spring - Dec. 1
some rolling admissions

Electrical & Computer Engineering:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - Jan. 15
Spring - Dec. 1
some rolling admissions

Engineering:
M.E.

Deadline:
rolling admissions

English:
M.A.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

English:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Environmental Biology:
M.S.

Deadline:
January 1
Earlier submissions encouraged.
Admits Fall Only

Environmental Science:
M.S.

Deadline:
January 2
Admits Fall Only

Environmental Science:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 2
Admits Fall Only

Environmental Studies:
M.E.S.

Deadline:
January 2
Admits Fall Only

Exercise Physiology:
M.S.

Deadline:
Fall - February 1
Spring - October 1

Film & Digital Media: M.A.

Deadline:
Fall (priority for financial aid) - Feb. 1
Spring - Oct. 1
some rolling admissions

Geosciences:
M.S.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Geosciences:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Gifted & Talented Education:
see Educational Psychology M.A., M.S.Ed. or Ph.D.

Deadline:
See degree program page.

Health & Business Administration:
M.H.A./M.B.A.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Fort Sam Houston

Higher Education and Student Affairs: M.S.Ed.

Deadline:
Preferred - December 1
Final - January 1
Admits Fall Only

Higher Education Studies & Leadership:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
February 1
Admits Fall Only

History:
M.A.

Deadline:
December 1
Admits Fall Only

History:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
December 1
Admits Fall Only

International Journalism:
M.I.J.

Deadline:
Fall - February 15
Spring - December 1
Summer - May 1

International Relations
(Political Science):
M.A.

Deadline:
Fall (eligible for financial aid) - December 20
Spring - September 20

Journalism,
Public Relations
and New Media:
M.A.

Deadline:
Fall - February 15
Spring - December 1
Summer - May 1

Kinesiology Exercise Nutrition
& Health Promotion:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Limnology (Biology):
M.S.L.

Deadline:
January 1
Earlier submissions encouraged.
Admits Fall Only

Mathematics:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
December 15
Admits Fall Only

Mechanical Engineering:
M.S.M.E.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - Jan. 15
Spring - Dec. 1
Summer - May 1
some rolling admissions

Mechanical Engineering:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - Jan. 15
Spring - Dec. 1
Summer - May 1
some rolling admissions

Museum Studies: M.A.

Deadline:
February 15
Admits Fall Only

Musicology:
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Music Theory:
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Executive Nurse Leadership:
D.N.P.

Deadline:
See program page.

Nursing Leadership and Innovation:
M.S.N.

Deadline:
See program page.

Family Nurse Practitioner:
D.N.P.

Deadline:
See program page.

Nurse-Midwife:
D.N.P.

Deadline:
See program page.

Neonatal Nurse Practitioner:
D.N.P.

Deadline:
See program page.

Nutrition:
M.S.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Fort Sam Houston

Nutrition Sciences:
M.S.

Deadline:
Fall - February 15
Spring - November 15

Occupational Therapy:
DSc.O.T.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Brooke Army Med. Ctr.

Occupational Therapy:
O.T.D.

Deadline:
Spring 2020 - Nov 1, 2019
Fall 2020 - June 1, 2020

Orthopaedic Phys. Therapy - Brooke:
DSc.O.T.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Brooke Army Med. Ctr.

Orthopaedic
Phys. Therapy -
West Point:
DSc.O.T.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At West Point

Performance (Music):
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Philosophy:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 2
Admits Fall Only

Physical Therapy:
D.P.T.

Deadline:
Round 1 - May 15
Final - October 1
Admits Spring Only

Physical Therapy:
D.P.T.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Fort Sam Houston

Physician Assistant Studies:
P.A.
Army-Baylor

Deadline:
See program page.
At Brooke Army Med. Ctr.

Physics:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Piano Pedagogy and Performance:
M.M.

Deadline:
Fall (financial aid priority) - February 1
Spring - October 15

Political Science:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Fall (eligible for financial aid) - December 20
Spring - September 20

Preaching:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Psychology and Neuroscience:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
December 10
Admits Fall Only

Public Health -
Residential:
M.P.H.

Deadline:
December 15
Admits Fall Only

Public Health - Online:
M.P.H.

Deadline:
See program page.

Public Policy & Administration (Political Science): M.A.

Deadline:
Fall (eligible for financial aid) - December 20
Spring - September 20

Quantitative Methods: See Educational Psychology Ph.D.

Deadline:
December 1
Admits Fall Only

Religion:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
December 1
Admits Fall Only

School Psychology:
see Educational Psychology Ed.S. or Ph.D.

Deadline:
Ph.D.: Dec. 1; Ed.S.: Feb. 1
Admit Fall Only

Social Work -
Residential:
M.S.W.

Deadline:
Priority - February 1
Admits Fall Only

Social Work -
Online:
M.S.W.

Deadline:
See program page.

Social Work:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
Summer 2021 applications
open summer 2020
Admits every other Summer

Sociology:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Spanish:
M.A.

Deadline:
February 1
Admits Fall Only

Sport Management:
M.S.Ed

Deadline:
Fall (priority for financial aid) - March 1
Summer/Spring -
rolling admissions

Sport Pedagogy:
M.S.

Deadline:
Fall - February 1
Spring - October 1

Statistical Science:
M.S.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Statistical Science:
Ph.D.

Deadline:
January 15
Admits Fall Only

Theatre:
M.A.

Deadline:
March 2
Admits Fall Only

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