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.


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) October 6, 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 MS Accounting, MBA, MS Digital Forensics, MS Executive Leadership, MS Human Relations & Organization Development, 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, 2017 January 8, 2018 Jan 8 - Apr 28

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


Summer 2018 Semester

SessionApplication DeadlineFor Classes StartingDates
Summer A (8-week courses) April 9, 2018 May 7, 2018 May 7 - June 30
Summer B (8-week courses) June 4, 2018 July 2, 2018 July 2 - Aug 25
Summer Full (15-week courses) April 9, 2018 May 7, 2018 May 7 - Aug 25

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


Fall 2018 Semester

SessionApplication DeadlineFor Classes StartingDates
Fall A (8-week courses) August 6, 2018 September 3, 2018 Sept 3 - Oct 27
Fall B (8-week courses) October 1, 2018 October 29, 2018 Oct 29 - Dec 22
Fall Full (15-week courses) August 6, 2018 September 3, 2018 Sept 3 - Dec 22

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