An admitted student may request to defer his/her enrollment for up to one academic year. For example, if you are admitted for Fall 2015, you may defer your admission to Spring 2016, Summer 2016, or Fall 2016. To request a deferral, please email Kathy Clowery at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
Program you are admitted to
Reason for requesting deferral
Semester to which you would like to defer (up to one year)
Your deferral must be approved by your academic unit's graduate advising faculty or staff member. You will receive confirmation by email.
GRE school code: 5007 (no department code) TOEFL code: 5007 Praxis code: 5007
Graduate school applicants who have completed a bachelor's or master's degree from an accredited institution in the United States, or in countries* where English is the native language may be exempt from the English-language proficiency test requirement.
*English speaking countries include: UK, Ireland, Scotland, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada (except Quebec).
For more information, please visit our International Applicants page.
CAS offers a dual-degree program in conjunction with AU 's School of International Service (SIS): the MAT in Teaching: Secondary Education combined with the MA in International Peace and Conflict Resolution. When you complete the program, you will have completed two degrees. You must apply and be accepted into BOTH schools in order to take on graduate study in the dual degree program.