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How to Apply

Deadlines and Requirements

Dates and Deadlines

M.A. in Journalism*


Application Deadline
January 5, 2018, 11:59 EST

Admission Decisions Emailed
Mid March, 2018

Classes Begin
Late August, 2018

*includes Spanish-language concentration

M.A. in Social Journalism


Application Deadline
August 31, 2017, 11:59 EST

Admission Decisions Emailed
Late September, 2017

Classes Begin
Mid January, 2018

M.A. in Entrepreneurial Journalism


Application Deadline
January 5, 2018, 11:59 EST

Admission Decisions Emailed
Mid March, 2018

Classes Begin
Late August, 2018

Advanced Certificate in Entrepreneurial Journalism*


Application Deadline
August 31, 2017, 11:59 EST

Admission Decisions Emailed
Decisions will be made on a rolling basis

Program Dates
January 16 – May 18, 2018

*Get pre-application feedback by filling out this form.

Requirements Checklist

You MUST have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution comparable in standard and content to a bachelor’s degree from a CUNY college.

International students: If you are unsure if our school accepts your degree, please contact admissions@journalism.cuny.edu.