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Application Deadlines

The online application and all supplemental documents must be submitted by the appropriate deadline in order for an application to be considered complete.

Matriculation

Fall Matriculation

ProgramPriority ConsiderationFinal Deadline
Counselor Education – MA Programs
and SAC Certification
N/AFebruary 1
Counselor Education – Educational Specialist Ed.S.N/AFebruary 1
Nursing MSN ProgramsFebruary 1August 1*
Education Programs**February 1August 1*
English / Humanities ProgramsFebruary 1August 1*
Integrative STEM ProgramFebruary 1August 1*
MBA ProgramDecember 1August 1*
Public Health ProgramsFebruary 1August 1*

*Applications will be considered on a space available basis up to and including the first day of the fall semester.
**Except for the dual certification program

Spring Matriculation

ProgramPriority ConsiderationFinal Deadline
Counselor Education – MA Programs
and SAC Certification
N/AOctober 1
Counselor Education – Educational Specialist Ed.S.N/AN/A
Education Programs**October 1December 1*
English / Humanities ProgramsOctober 1December 1*
Integrative STEM ProgramOctober 1December 1*
Nursing MSN – School Nurse; All other Nursing
Certificate and Post-Master’s Programs
October 1December 1*
Nursing MSN Programs (excluding School Nurse)N/AN/A
Public Health ProgramsOctober 1December 1*

*Applications will be considered on a space available basis up to and including the first day of the spring semester.
**Except for the dual certification program

Summer Matriculation

ProgramPriority ConsiderationFinal Deadline
Dual Certification in Early Childhood
and Elementary Education
February 1May 1*
Master of Education in Instruction Program
(in partnership with the RTC)
February 1 May 1*

*Applications will be considered on a space available basis up to and including the first day of the summer session 1, 2, or 3 semesters.

Applicants need to make sure all materials are completed by the Priority Consideration Deadline or the Final Deadline. Final deadlines are pending available space in the program. Remaining application files will be held for the next admission period.
Non-Matriculation

All Non-Matriculation Programs

Priority ConsiderationFinal Deadline
FallAugust 1August 15
SpringDecember 1January 7

The only deadline for Counselor Education fall non-matriculation is August 1. The only deadline for Counselor Education spring non-matriculation is January 7th.

Applicants need to make sure all materials are completed by the Priority Consideration Deadline or the Final Deadline. Final deadlines are pending available space in the program. Remaining application files will be held for the next admission period.

The M.Ed. in Instruction (in partnership with the Regional Training Center) does not permit non-matriculation.

Global Programs

All Off-site Graduate Global Programs

Priority ConsiderationFinal Deadline
Fall MatriculationFebruary 1August 1
Spring MatriculationOctober 1December 1
Summer MatriculationFebruary 1June 1
Applicants need to make sure all materials are completed by the Priority Consideration Deadline or the Final Deadline. Final deadlines are pending available space in the program. Remaining application files will be held for the next admission period.

Contact

Office of Graduate Studies
Green Hall, Room 202
The College of New Jersey
P.O. Box 7718
2000 Pennington Rd.
Ewing, NJ 08628

609.771.2300

graduate@tcnj.edu

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