Application for Admission

You will apply to our program through the University of Kentucky Graduate School.

Your completed application will contain the following documents:

  • Program application
  • GRE scores
  • Statement of purpose
  • Writing sample (doctoral applications only)
  • Letters of reference
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Resume or curriculum vitae (optional)


Application Deadlines

  • October 1, 2017 for Spring 2018
  • January 15, 2018 for Summer/Fall 2018

NOTE: The Research Methods in Education (RMinE) master’s and certificate programs do not follow the above application deadlines. They operate on rolling admission.

However, if you are interested in being considered for assistantships and other funding opportunities as a new student, you will need to submit your application for admission in accordance with these deadlines.


Additional Questions?

A step-by-step guide to completing your application can be found HERE. For additional information about applying, please see our Admissions FAQ page. If you want to learn more about our programs, potential sources of funding, courses we offer, and so on, take a look at info for current and newly-admitted students.