Program Admissions Requirements

Always visit program websites to learn about
program specific application requirements.

In addition to the general Laney Graduate School application requirements, many programs require items specific to their application. For example, many require a writing sample, many ask for specific information about your research experience or other qualifications, and some programs require GRE scores (general test).  If you are an international applicant, you may need to submit TOEFL scores or a credential evaluation.

The tables below link to the admissions pages on program websites and show application deadlines for all programs. Deadlines fall at midnight U.S. eastern time on each program's deadline date.  Click on your program of interest to visit its website and learn about its specific application requirements.

Note: If you are required to or decide to submit GRE, GMAT or TOEFL test scores, you will need to arrange for us to receive official score reports.  Our institution code for all three is 5187 (no department code is needed).

Phd Deadlines 2024
ProgramApplication Deadline
African American  Studies December 15
AnthropologyDecember 1
Art HistoryJanuary 1
Behavioral, Social, and Health Education SciencesDecember 1
Biochemistry, Cell and Developmental BiologyDecember 1
Biomedical Engineering (apply through Georgia Tech)December 1
BiostatisticsDecember 1
Business (all five areas)December 15
Cancer BiologyDecember 1
ChemistryDecember 1
Comparative LiteratureJanuary 1
Computer Science And Informatics, PhDJanuary 1
EconomicsJanuary 1
EnglishDecember 1
Environmental Health SciencesDecember 1
EpidemiologyDecember 1
FrenchJanuary 1
Genetics and Molecular BiologyDecember 1
Global Health and DevelopmentDecember 1
Health Services Research And Health PolicyDecember 1
Hispanic StudiesDecember 15
HistoryDecember 15
Immunology and Molecular PathogenesisDecember 1
Islamic Civilizations StudiesDecember 15
MathematicsJanuary 1
Microbiology and Molecular GeneticsDecember 1
Molecular and Systems PharmacologyDecember 1
NeuroscienceDecember 1
NursingJanuary 2
Nutrition And Health SciencesDecember 1
PhilosophyJanuary 5
PhysicsJanuary 8
Political ScienceDecember 15
Population Biology, Ecology, and EvolutionDecember 1
Psychology (all four concentrations)December 1
Religion (all nine courses of study)December 1
SociologyDecember 15
Women's, Gender And Sexuality StudiesDecember 1
Masters Deadlines 2024
Program Application Deadline
BioethicsMay 1
Bioethics 4+1May 1
Biomedical Innovation and Development -- Advanced TherapeuticsNot accepting applications for 2024
Cancer Biology and Translational Oncology 4+1March 5
Clinical ResearchApril 1
Computer ScienceMarch 1
Computer Science 4+1March 31
Development PracticeJanuary 8
Economics 4+1March 4

Environmental Sciences

Not accepting applications for 2024
Environmental Sciences 4+1June 1
MathematicsJanuary 31
Mathematics 4+1January 29
Quantitative Theory and MethodsPriority deadline: January 15
Final deadline: May 1