Online Graduate Programs Academic Calendar

Below is a list of application deadlines, class start dates and end dates for each 8-week term in our master's degree and graduate certificate programs.


Spring 2017 Semester

SessionApplication DeadlineFor Classes StartingDates
Spring A (8-week courses) December 9, 2016 January 9, 2017 Jan 9 - Mar 4
Spring B (8-week courses) February 17, 2017 March 6, 2017 Mar 6 - Apr 29

Note: Students applying to the MS in Healthcare Administration program must start in an A-term


Summer 2017 Semester

SessionApplication DeadlineFor Classes StartingDates
Summer A (8-week courses) April 21, 2017 May 8, 2017 May 8 - Jul 1
Summer B (8-week courses) June 2, 2017 July 3, 2017 Jul 3 - Aug 26
Summer Full (15-week courses) April 21, 2017 May 8, 2017 May 8 - Aug 19

Note: All programs start in an A-term. Programs that may also start in B-terms are MBA, MS Digital Forensics, Advanced Management Graduate Certificate, Business Management Graduate Certificate, and Digital Forensic Science Graduate Certificate.  


Fall 2017 Semester

SessionApplication DeadlineFor Classes StartingDates
Fall A (8-week courses) August 11, 2017 September 4, 2017 Sept 4 - Oct 28
Fall B (8-week courses) September 22, 2017 October 30, 2017 Oct 30 - Dec 23
Fall Full (15-week courses) August 11, 2017 September 4, 2017 Sept 4 - Dec 23

Note: All programs start in an A-term. Programs that may also start in B-terms are MBA, MS Digital Forensics, MS Executive Leadership, Advanced Management Graduate Certificate, Business Management Graduate Certificate, and Digital Forensic Science Graduate Certificate.  


Spring 2018 Semester

SessionApplication DeadlineFor Classes StartingDates
Spring A (8-week courses) December 1, 2017 January 8, 2018 Jan 8 - Mar 3
Spring B (8-week courses) February 9, 2018 March 5, 2018 Mar 5 - Apr 28
Spring Full (15-week courses) December 1, 2018 January 8, 2018 Jan 8 - Apr 28

Note: All programs start in an A-term. Programs that may also start in B-terms are MBA, MS Digital Forensics, MS Executive Leadership, Advanced Management Graduate Certificate, Business Management Graduate Certificate, and Digital Forensic Science Graduate Certificate.