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Application Deadlines

Before you apply, review your program’s Application Requirements by following the relevant link. Complete applications submitted by the priority deadline will receive primary consideration for Scholarships, including the SEMILLA Fellowship program.

If you have questions about the application process, please feel free to call our Graduate Admissions Office 408-551-3422 or email us at ecpadmissions@scu.edu.

Counseling Programs - MA in Counseling and MA in Counseling Psychology

SPRING 2017 TERM
Application Deadline  Date  Decision Notification 
Round 1 - Priority Deadline January 10 February 10
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline N/A N/A
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline Rolling Rolling
SUMMER 2017 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  March 10  April 01
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline  April 10 May 10
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
FALL 2017 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  April 10  May 10
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline  June 01 July 01
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
WINTER 2018 TERM 
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  October 10  November 10
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline  N/A N/A
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
SPRING 2018 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  January 10 February 10
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline  N/A N/A
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling

Education Programs - MA in Teaching + Teaching Credential Program (MATTC)

SPRING 2017 TERM (Two Year Program)
Application Deadline  Date  Decision Notification  CBEST/CSET Deadline
Round 1 - Priority Deadline February 01 March 01 May 31, 2018
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline March 15 April 15 May 31, 2018
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline Rolling Rolling May 31, 2018
SUMMER 2017 TERM (One Year Program)
Round 1 - Priority Deadline February 01 March 01 May 31, 2017
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline March 15 April 15 May 31, 2017
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline Rolling Rolling May 31, 2017
FALL 2017 TERM (Two Year Program)
Round 1 - Priority Deadline March 01 April 01 May 31, 2018
Round 2 - Second Priority Deadline April 01 May 01 May 31, 2018
Round 3 - Rolling Deadline Rolling Rolling May 31, 2018

** Admission to the one-year MATTC program, which starts in the Summer term, is conditional. You must provide proof of completion of one of the Basic Skill Requirements by the date mentioned to be matriculated into the program. If you fail to meet this condition, you can opt to defer your admission to the two-year program, which starts in the Fall term.

International students for MATTC program are eligible to apply only in regular Fall quarters.

Education Programs - MA in Educational Leadership

SPRING 2017 TERM
Application Deadline  Date  Decision Notification 
Round 1 - Priority Deadline February 10 March 10
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline Rolling Rolling
SUMMER 2017 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  April 15 May 15
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
FALL 2017 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  July 15 August 15
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
WINTER 2018 TERM 
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  November 10 December 10
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
SPRING 2018 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  February 10 March 10
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling

Education Programs - All Certificate and Credential programs

SPRING 2017 TERM
Application Deadline  Date  Decision Notification 
Round 1 - Priority Deadline February 10 March 10
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline Rolling Rolling
SUMMER 2017 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  March 15 April 15
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
FALL 2017 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  April 01 May 15
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
WINTER 2018 TERM 
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  November 10 December 10
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling
SPRING 2018 TERM
Round 1 - Priority Deadline  February 10 March 10
Round 2 - Rolling Deadline  Rolling Rolling

**The School of Education and Counseling Psychology is currently not accepting new applications for the MA in Interdisciplinary Education (MA-IDE) Program for the Winter 2017, Spring 2017 and Summer 2017 term. If you are interested in inquiring more about the program please contact Dr. Pedro Hernández-Ramos, Program Director at phernandezramos@scu.edu.

ExCEL Program

Application period opens November 01, 2016
Priority application deadline January 31, 2017
Final application deadline February 24, 2017
ExCEL interviews March, 2017
Commitment Deadline April 30, 2017
Program begins June 15, 2017

Upcoming Deadlines

Spring 2017 Priority Deadlines
Counseling Psychology Programs Jan 10, 17
MATTC Feb 01, 17
All Education Programs Feb 10, 17 
EXCEL Program
Application period opens  Nov 01, 16 
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