Admission Time Limits


  • Applicants admitted to a Master's degree program must complete all program requirements within a five-year period of the date of entrance specified in the offer of admission or deferred admission. Applicants admitted to a doctoral degree program (traditional or accelerated and intensive) must be admitted to candidacy status within five years of the date of entrance specified in the offer of admission, after which another four-year period is permitted for the completion of the remaining requirements.