Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines

Fall 2022 application opens December 6, 2021

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Spring 2022 Application Deadline Extensions

December 15th Deadline:

  • MPA: Public Policy and Administration (On campus and Online)   
  • MPA: Inspection and Oversight (On campus and Online)   
  • MS/MPA: Protection Management & Public Policy
  • Advanced Certificate in Healthcare Inspection & Oversight (Online)

December 30th Deadline:

  • MA in Human Rights (Online and On-campus) 
  • MS in Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity 
  • MS in Protection Management 
  • MS in Emergency Management (Online) 
  • MS in Security Management (Online) 
  • Advanced Certificate in Emergency Management (Online)
  • Advance Certificate in Computer Science for Digital Forensics (CSI Bridge)


Fall 2022 Application Deadlines

*Program is Online

Program Early Decision Deadline Final Deadline
Criminal Justice (MA/ Online & On-campus)  04/01/22 05/01/22
Digital Forensics & Cybersecurity (MS)    06/01/22
Economics (MA)   06/01/22
Human Rights (MA)   06/01/22
Forensic Mental Health Counseling (MA) 04/01/22


Forensic Psychology (MA)  04/01/22 05/01/22
Forensic Psych & Law (MA/JD w/CUNY Law School (Fall Only) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Forensic Psych & Law (MA/JD w/ New York Law School (Fall Only) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Forensic Science (Fall Only) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Emergency Management (MS/ Online)*    06/01/22
International Crime & Justice (MA/Online & On-campus) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Public Administration: Public Policy & Admin (MPA/ Online & On-campus)   06/01/22

Public Administration: Inspection & Oversight (MPA/ Online & On- Campus)

Public Accountability & Law (MPA & Law w/CUNY Law School MPA/JD) (Fall Only)





Protection Management (MA)    06/01/22
Security Management (MS/Online)*    06/01/22
Joint Protection Management & Public Administration (MS/MPA)   06/01/22
Applied Digital Forensic Science  04/01/22 05/01/22
Computer Science & Digital Forensics    06/01/22
Criminal Investigation (Online & On-campus) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Crime Prevention & Analysis (Online & On-campus) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Emergency Management    06/01/22
Health Care Inspection & Oversight (Online)*   06/01/22
Post Graduate Certificate in Forensic Psychology closed Fall 2022 closed Fall 2022
Race & Criminal Justice  04/01/22 05/01/22
Terrorism (Online & On-campus) 04/01/22 05/01/22
Transnational Organized Crime Studies (Online & On-campus)  04/01/22


Victimology Studies 04/01/22 05/01/22

Students can submit their application as soon as they have completed all sections of the online application. The names of recommenders and the personal statement are required to submit the application. We will review applications starting in March and admit students on a rolling basis until the deadline when all required documents are due. We recommend students apply before the deadline to get admitted early.

  •  Once students submit their applications online, all official transcripts, test scores, and letters of recommendations must be emailed to the
  • CUNY students from 2004 to present do not need to provide CUNY transcripts
  • **International students should apply no later than April 1 to ensure timely processing of admissions and student visa paperwork processing. International students can continue to apply after this date until the final application deadline noted above and will be processed if time allows.
  • If students are admitted with unofficial transcripts, they will need to provide our office with official transcripts directly from their BA degree noted institution before August 10, 2022.


*Deadline extensions will be posted above if available. Contact us at