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Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Accounting

Business

Department:
Jennifer Aragon

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Acc.

Fall Entry:
U.S. - June 15
(online - July 15)
International - March 1

Spring Entry:
U.S. - Nov. 15
International - Aug. 1

Summer Entry:
U.S. - March 15
International - March 1

Adult and Higher Education (EDAH)

Education

Department:
Anna Steele

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.Ed., Ph.D

Fall Entry:
M.Ed. - June 1
Ph.D. - Feb. 1

Spring Entry:
M.Ed. - Oct. 1

Summer Entry:
M.Ed. - April 1

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Engineering

Department:
Bethany Burklund

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Anthropology

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Patrick Livingood

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.A, Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Feb. 1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Architecture

Architecture

Department:
M. Arch: Marjorie Callahan

Ph.D.:
Charles Warnken

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M. Arch and Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
April 1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Art and Art History

Fine Arts

Department:
Jennifer Gourley

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.F.A. in Art, M.A. in Art History, Ph.D. in Art of the American West, Ph.D. in Native American Art

Fall Entry:
Art and Art History -
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Art - No Spring Entry for MFA
Art History - Oct. 1

Biomedical Engineering

Engineering

Department:
PJ Meek

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Biology

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Dr. Rosemary Knapp

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry: 
Dec. 15

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Business Administration

Business

Department:
M.B.A. -
Megan Allen

Ph.D. -
Jennifer Aragon

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.B.A, M.B.A./M.A. (French, German, or Spanish), M.B.A./M.S. (Mathematics), M.B.A./M.S. (Nursing), M.B.A./M.S.(Pharmacy Administration),

M.B.A./M.S. (Public Health Administration),

M.B.A./M.P.H. (Public Health), M.B.A./M.S.C.S., J.D./M.B.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
MBA U.S. -
Round 1 - Nov. 15
Round 2 - Jan. 15
Round 3 - March 15
Round 4 - May 15

MBA International - Round 1 - Nov. 15
Round 2 - Jan. 15
Round 3 - March 15

Executive MBA in Energy - July 1

Ph.D. - Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Executive MBA in Energy - Dec. 1

Summer Entry:
Professional MBA U.S. -
Round 1 - Nov. 15
Round 2 - Jan. 15
Round 3 - March 15
Round 4 - May 15  Professional MBA International -
Round 1 - Nov. 15
Round 2 - Jan. 15
Round 3 - March 15

C-D

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Cellular and Behavioral Neurobiology: Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Engineering

Department:
Bethany Burklund

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Cellular and Behavioral Neurobiology:
Chemistry/Biochemistry
Arts & Sciences

Department:
Kelsi Nunnelee

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Feb. 1

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Cellular and Behavioral Neurobiology:
Biology
Arts & Sciences

Department:
Dr. Rosemary Knapp

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Dec. 15

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Chemical, Biological and Materials Engineering

Engineering

Department:
Donna King

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Kelsi Nunnelee

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Civil Engineering and Environmental Science

Engineering

Department:
Susan Williams

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
May 15

Clinical Mental Health CounselingArts & Sciences

Department:
Lawana Miller

Admissions:
Jami Houston

Master’s (M.H.R.)

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Communication

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Shay Glover

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Feb.1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Computer Science

Engineering

Department:
Virginie Perez Woods

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
U.S. - April 1
International -
March 1

Spring Entry:
U.S. - Nov. 1
International -
Sept. 1

Construction Science

Architecture

Department:
Anthony Perrenoud

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

Master’s (M.S.)

Fall Entry:
March 1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Dance

Fine Arts

Department:
Prof. Jeremy Lindberg

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.F.A. in Dance

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Data Science and AnalyticsEngineering

Department: datascience@ou.edu

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Engry:
Rolling Deadline

Drama

Fine Arts

Department:
Dr. Kae Koger

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.F.A. in Drama

Fall Entry:
March 15

Spring Entry:
Nov. 1

E-F

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Arts & Sciences

Department:

BIOLOGY -
Dr. Rosemary Knapp

MICROBIOLOGY/PLANT BIOLOGY -
Adell Hopper

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

Ph.D.

Fall Entry:

Biology - Dec. 15

Microbiology-Plant Biology - April 1

Spring Entry:

Biology - No Spring Entry

Micriobiology-Plant Biology - Sept. 1

Economics

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Tami Kinsey

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:

Financial Assistance - Jan. 15

Managerial Track - Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry -

Education Administration – Curriculum and Supervision (EACS)

Education

Department:
Anna Steele

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Ed., Ed.D., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
M.Ed. - Rolling Deadline
Ph.D. - April 27
Ed.D - April 15

Spring Entry:
M.Ed. - Rolling Deadline
Ph.D. - Sept. 1
Ed.D - Nov. 5

Educational Studies (EDS)

Education

Department:
Anna Steele

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Ed., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
March 1

Spring Entry:
Oct. 1

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Engineering

Department:
Rodney (Clint) Keele

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Engineering

Engineering

Department:
PJ Meek

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Engineering Physics

Engineering

Department:
Dr. Lloyd Bumm

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

English

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Sara Day

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 5

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

G-H

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Geography and Environmental Sustainability

Atmospheric & Geographic Sciences

Department:
Travis Gliedt

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Nov. 1

Geological Engineering

Earth & Energy

Department:
Dr. Deepak Devegowda

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.S.

Fall Entry:
March 1

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Geology and Geophysics

Earth & Energy

Department:
Rebecca Fay

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
US - May 1
International - April 1

Assistantship Consideration -
Jan. 10

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Health and Exercise Science

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Dr. Marshall Cheney

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

History

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Janie Adkins

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Dec. 1

Spring Entry: 
No Spring Entry

 

History of Science, Technology and Medicine

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Stella Graves Stuart

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Human Relations

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Lawana Miller

Admissions:
Jami Houston

Master’s (M.H.R.)

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

I-K

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Industrial and Systems Engineering

Engineering

Department:
Kristi Wilson

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
U.S. - June 1
International - April 1

Spring Entry:
U.S. - Nov. 1
International - Sept. 1

Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum (ILAC)Education

Department:
Dr. Stacy Reeder

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Ed., Ph.D

Fall Entry:
Elementary Ed – April 15
All others – Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Elementary Ed - Nov. 15
All others – Rolling Deadline

Summer Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Instructional Psychology and Technology

Education

Department:
Anna Steele

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Ed., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
M.Ed. - Rolling Deadline
Ph.D. - Feb. 1

Spring Entry:
M.Ed. - Rolling Deadline
Ph.D. - no Spring Entry

Interdisciplinary Studies

 

Graduate

Department:
Sara Vaughan

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry: --

Spring Entry: --

Interior Design

Architecture

Department:
Suchismita Bhattacharjee

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

Master’s (M.I.D.)

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Summer Entry:
Rolling Deadline

International and Area Studies

International Studies

Department:
Dr. Mitchell Smith

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.A. in International Studies (M.A.I.S.)

Fall Entry:
Feb. 15

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Journalism and Mass Communication

 

Journalism

Department:
Larry Laneer, graduate adviser
Dr. Peter Gade, graduate liaison

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.A., M.P.W., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
M.A./M.P.W -
U.S. - May 1
International - March 1
Ph.D. -
Feb. 15
(early admission deadline - Dec. 15)

Spring Entry:
M.A./M.P.W. -
U.S. - Nov. 15
International - Sept. 1
Ph.D. -
no Spring Entry

L-M

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Landscape Architecture

Architecture

Department:
Leehu Loon

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

Master’s (M.L.A.)

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Library and Information Studies

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Sarah Connelly

Admissions:
Jami Houston

Master’s
(M.L.I.S., M.L.I.S./M.Ed.)

Fall Entry:
**MLIS applicants interested in scholarship consideration should submit their applications by March 1. However, LIS will continue to review applications received after March 1 for admission consideration.

Spring Entry:
Oct. 15

Summer Entry:
Feb. 15

Management Information Technology

Business

Department:
Jennifer Aragon

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.S. in MIT

Fall Entry:
U.S. - March 15
International - March 1

Spring Entry:
U.S. - Oct. 15
International - Aug. 1

Mathematics

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Cristin Sloan

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.A., M.S., M.S./M.B.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 31

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Mechanical Engineering

Engineering

Department:
Kate O’Brien

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Sept. 1

Meteorology

Atmospheric & Geographic Sciences

Department:
Christie Upchurch

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S. in Meteorology, Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline,
Jan. 15 preferred

Spring Entry:
U.S. - Nov. 1
International - Sept. 1

Microbiology and Plant Biology

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Adell Hopper

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
March 1

Spring/Summer Entry:
Sept. 1

Modern Languages, Literatures and Linguistics

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Sabrina Bacher

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., M.A./M.B.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Feb. 1

Spring Entry:
Oct. 1

Music

Fine Arts

Department:
Jan Russell

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.Music, M.Music.Educ., D.M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:  
Feb. 1
Piano -
Dec. 1

Spring Entry:
U.S. - Oct. 1
International -  Sept. 1
No Spring Entry for Piano Pedagogy PhD concentration and DMA in Piano

N-R

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Native American Studies

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Dr. Amanda Cobb-Greetham

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.A.,
Dual JD/M.A. in Native American Studies

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline,
July 1 preferred

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline,
Dec. 1 preferred

Summer Entry:
Rolling Deadline,
May 1 preferred

Natural Gas Engineering and Management

Earth & Energy

Department:
Sheriee Parnell

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.S.

Fall Entry:
M.S. - March 1
M.S. Online & Certificate - July 1

Spring Entry:
M.S. - Sept. 1
M.S. Online & Certificate - Nov. 1

Petroleum Engineering

Earth & Energy

Department:
Sheriee Parnell

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 15

Spring Entry:
Sept. 15

Philosophy

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Martin Montminy

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Ph.D - Jan. 15
Master’s - June 15

Spring Entry:
Ph.D. - No Spring Entry
Master’s - Oct. 15

Physics

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Meagan Fulk

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.S., M.N.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Feb. 15

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Political Science

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Jeffrey Alexander

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Feb. 1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Professional CounselingEducation

Department:
Anna Steele

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Ed

Fall Entry:
Jan. 10

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Psychology

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Kathryn Paine

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.S., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Public Administration

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Jeffrey Alexander

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

 

M.P.A.

Fall Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

Regional and City Planning

Architecture

Department:
Meghan Wieters

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

Master’s (M.R.C.P.)

Fall Entry:
Roling Deadline

Spring Entry:
Rolling Deadline

S-Z

Program

Degree College

Contacts

Degree(s) Offered

Application Deadline

Social Work

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Susan Blossom

Admissions:
Lindsey Harper

Master of Social Work

Fall /Summer Entry:
Feb.1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Sociology

Arts & Sciences

Department:
Dr. Trina Hope

Admissions:
Matt Sanders

M.A., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
Jan. 1

Spring Entry:
No Spring Entry

Special EducationEducation

Department:
Anna Steele

Admissions:
Jami Houston

M.Ed., Ph.D.

Fall Entry:
M.Ed - Rolling
Ph.D. - Jan. 10

Spring Entry:
M.Ed - Rolling
Ph.D. - No Spring entry