Ph.D. in CSD

Admission to the Program - Ph.D. in CSD

How to Apply

Online Application
Applicants need to

  1. Submit 3 letters of recommendation on letterhead stationary to The Graduate School. (There is no set form for these)
  2. Transcripts from all previous academic institutions and Grade Point Average (GPA) from both undergraduate and graduate degrees.
  3. Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores administered by the Educational Testing Service.
  4. Submit a personal written statement regarding your career goals, reasons for pursuing a doctoral degree, and areas of research interest to The Graduate School.
  5. Participate in a personal interview. (Applicants may be contacted about scheduling this interview after the application is complete and all materials are received.)
  6. Applications for Fall semester are due by January 31.
  7. Applications will be accepted throughout the year for other starting dates.

See complete application instructions in the current Graduate Catalog, which is available on The Graduate School web site.