Admissions

Please click on the links below to find the information you need to start the admissions process.

Admissions Requirements

Review admission requirements such as degrees, work experience, and tests.

Application Checklist

Step-by-step instructions for applying

Application Deadlines and Review Process

**We will begin accepting and reviewing applications in October

Complete applications* must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on the day of the deadline to receive notification by the date below. All mailed application material must be postmarked by the deadline date. It is always beneficial to apply before the posted deadline.

*A complete application includes all supplemental materials including official test score reports.

Fall 2015 Application Deadline: Expect a decision after:
(Decision mailing date)
1st Round: November 30
December 21
2nd Round: January 1
February 1

3rd Round: February 15
Final deadline for international applicants

March 15

4th Round: April 19

May 17

Status Communication

Whitman's Graduate Programs Office will send an email confirmation when the application has been received. Please allow 10 business days for delivery of the decision letter. Decisions cannot be communicated by phone or fax.

Incomplete Applications

If an application is not complete (for example: missing test scores, transcripts, essays, or other items) we will inform you via email. An application cannot be reviewed until all required documents have been received. Any application that remains incomplete after the final deadline will be withdrawn automatically.