Academic Calendar

Start your graduate degree in May – Applications due April 22nd!

Students are admitted throughout the year for admission into one of three semesters (Spring, Summer, and Fall). Each semester two courses are offered, with students focusing intensively on one course at a time – a total of 7 weeks for each course. An academic calendar for the first year follows.

Admission application packets are accepted on a rolling basis. A decision will be recommended by the Review Committee within 1 week from submission.

Completed Application Deadline
December 3, 2018
Registration Deadline
December 17, 2018
First Course Start Date
January 22, 2019
First Course End Date
March 11, 2019
Second Course Start Date
March 12, 2019
Second Course End Date
April 29, 2019
Completed Application Deadline
April 22, 2019
Registration Deadline
May 7, 2019
First Course Start Date
May 21, 2019
First Course End Date
July 8, 2019
Second Course Start Date
July 9, 2019
Second Course End Date
August 26, 2019
Completed Application Deadline
August 5, 2019
Registration Deadline
August 19, 2019
First Course Start Date
September 10, 2019
First Course End Date
October 28, 2019
Second Course Start Date
October 29, 2019
Second Course End Date
December 16, 2019
Course Schedule

Most of our master’s degree programs can be completed in 5 semesters (20 months). [Please note the MS in Health Care Informatics program is a 37-unit/24-month program.] Coursework is taken year-round, with three 14-week semesters each year. Each 14-week semester consists of two courses running for seven weeks each back to back, allowing you to focus on one course at a time.