Application Deadlines & Requirements

 

Application Deadlines & Requirements

Anthropology

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

December 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample (30 pp. max) and CV including all post-secondary degrees, degree date, and GPAs (both cumulative and in your major), required for Cultural Anthropology applicants.

Physical Anthropology applicants must also complete and send in the NYCEP tracking form

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Art History

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing Sample Required (15 pp  maximum)


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Audiology

Deadline for Fall Enrollment  

February 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

AuD offered


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Biochemistry

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes


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Biology

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Applicants wishing to work with mentors based at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) must also apply to the Collaborative Ph.D. Program at AMNH.

 


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Business

Deadline for Fall Enrollment  
with Financial Aid

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

No

Additional Requirements

GMAT or GRE and writing sample required (15 pp maximum).

The Management Specialization encourages students to supply the “Personality Potential Index” (PPI – offered by the Educational Testing Service). The PPI allows external evaluators to provide information about students on key attributes that relate to graduate student success. Information can be found at the following web site: http://www.ets.org/ppi.  The Management specialization does not require the tool be completed, but encourages students to supply the results as a supplement to their admission package as additional information to the admissions committee. Please contact the Business program if there are any questions.

 


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Chemistry

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Subject test recommended.


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Classics

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample required. PhD and MA offered.


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Comparative Literature

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

Janaury 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

PhD and MA offered.
CV and 10 page writing sample are required.


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Computer Science

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

 


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Criminal Justice

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample required (15 pp maximum)


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Earth and Environmental Sciences

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

December 15th

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes


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Economics

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Our admissions committee reviews applications as they arrive. For priority consideration, we strongly encourage applicants to apply as early as possible


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Educational Psychology

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

December 15th

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes


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English

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

GRE subject exam, writing sample (15 pp maximum) and CV required.


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French

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample required: One sample for applicants with BA's and two samples or MA thesis for applicants with MA's.  Current CV required.

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Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Current CV and writing sample (between 4000 and 7000 words), which can be written in English, Portuguese or Spanish.


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History

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample required (15 pp maximum)


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Journalism

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 2nd

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

optional

Additional Requirements

MA only. Three letters of recommendation required.


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Liberal Studies

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

March 15th

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

Nov 1

GRE Requirement

No

Additional Requirements

MA only.


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Linguistics

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

December 1st

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

PhD and MA offered.


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Mathematics

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes


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Middle Eastern Studies

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

April 1

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

Nov 1

GRE Requirement

Optional

Additional Requirements

5-10 page writing sample.  MA degree only.


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Music

Deadline for Fall Enrollment


Music Performance - Dec 1st
all others - December 15th
 

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Applicants should check the music page before applying.

 


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Nursing

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

December 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Bachelor's degree or Master's degree, either of which must be in nursing from an accredited program. - See more at: http://www.gc.cuny.edu/Page-Elements/Academics-Research-Centers-Initiatives/Doctoral-Programs/Nursing/Admissions#sthash.Hb68Tg8Z.dpuf


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Philosophy

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

December 15th

Spring Enrollment Date

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

PhD and MA offered.


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Physics

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Program recommends GRE subject exam.


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Political Science

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

PhD and MA offered. Program financial awards are for PhD students only.


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Psychology

Deadline for Fall Enrollment December 1st
Deadline for Spring Enrollment N/A
GRE requirement Yes
Additional Requirements GRE subject test required for Clinical.
GRE subject test recommended for all other training areas.

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Public Health

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

December 15th

eadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

DPH offered. Applicants must have a master's and at least three years of work experience in the area of public health.


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Social Welfare

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 
 

February 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

No

Additional Requirements

Applicants must have an Master's degree in Social Work or a similar field and at least 3 years of work experience in the area of human services.  A current CV must be submitted.  Guidance about writing samples and additional requirements are described on the program's website


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Sociology

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 
with Financial Aid

December 15th

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample required (30 pp maximum).


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Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences

Deadline for Fall Enrollment

December 1

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes


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Theatre

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 
with Financial Aid

January 1st

Deadline for Spring Enrollment

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

Additional Requirements

Writing sample required (15 pp maximum).


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Urban Education

Deadline for Fall Enrollment 
with Financial Aid

January 1st

Spring Enrollment Date

N/A

GRE Requirement

Yes

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