Degree

Application Deadline 

Doctoral Degree (On-Campus)

December 1 (Fall)

November 1 (Spring) 
June 1 (Fall)

Doctoral Degree in Educational Administration & Leadership

  • Superintendent Endorsement (On-Campus; Fall 2018 Cohort )
  • Superintendent Endorsement (Off Campus Location: Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, IL; Summer 2019 Cohort and Summer 2022 Cohort)
  • Certificate of Advanced Study (Off Campus Location: Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, IL; Summer 2019 Cohort and Summer 2022 Cohort)

April 1 (Summer and Fall)

Will accept applications after deadline based on remaining cohort space.

Master’s Degree (On-Campus)

  • Curriculum and Instruction

October 15 (Spring)
February 1 (Fall)

Master’s Degree (On-Campus)

  • Education Policy, Organization and Leadership

October 15 (Spring)
December 1 (Fall and Summer)

Master’s Degree (On-Campus)

  • Educational Psychology QUERIES MS

December 1 (Fall)

Master’s Degree (On-Campus)

  • Special Education

April 1 (Fall and Summer)

Master’s Degree plus Licensure in Curriculum and Instruction (On-Campus)

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education 
  • Secondary Education

February 1 (Fall)
October 15 (Spring, Secondary Education only)

Master’s Degree in Educational Administration & Leadership (On-Campus and Off-Campus)

  • Principal Preparation
  • Certificate of Advanced Study
For off-campus, you will select a meeting location between Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, IL or the Illini Center in Chicago, IL. 

April 1 (Summer and Fall)

Will accept applications after deadline based on remaining cohort space.

Master’s Degree in Educational Administration & Leadership (On-Campus and Off-Campus)

  • Teacher Leader Specialization
  • Certificate of Advanced Study 
For off-campus, you will select a meeting location between Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, IL or the Illini Center in Chicago, IL. 

April 1 (Fall)

Will accept applications after deadline based on remaining cohort space.

December 20 (Spring Term A)
February 26 (Spring Term B)

April 30 (Summer Term A)
May 28 (Summer Term B)

August 13 (Fall Term A)
October 8 (Fall Term B)