Rolling admission for applicants is based on program needs. Full consideration is given to complete applications received by May 1 for fall and November 1 for spring admissions for domestic students.
Deadline for international applicants: October 1 for spring, April 15 for fall.
You must hold a master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university* in one of the following fields: Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology or a closely related field.
Those students who do not hold a master’s degree may choose to apply to Towson University’s master degree programs in either Computer Science or Applied Information Technology to complete the necessary requirements. Upon completion of your master’s degree, you can apply for admission to the doctoral program.
Non-immigrant international students: See additional admission information in International Graduate Admissions.
* See Exceptions to Policy in Graduate Admissions.