Program Start Terms

When can you start your graduate program?

USF offers graduate degree programs that begin in the fall, spring, and summer semesters. Find your program and when you can get started.

Please note that programs may be full-time or part-time, and some may require employment as part of their degree requirements.

* In order to satisfy immigration and visa requirements, international students must be enrolled full-time, and may not be eligible for employment off-campus. Programs not eligible for international students are marked with an asterisk.

Arts & Sciences
Program Start Terms
Applied Economics Fall    
Asia Pacific Studies Fall Spring  
Biology Fall Spring  
Biotechnology Fall Spring  
Chemistry Fall Spring  
Computer Science Full-Time Fall    
Computer Science Part-Time * Fall Spring  
Computer Science Bridge Fall    
Data Science     Summer
Energy Systems Management Fall    
Environmental Management Fall    
International and Development Economics Fall    
International Studies Fall    
Migration Studies Fall    
Museum Studies Fall    
Professional Communication Fall    
Public Leadership * Fall Spring Summer
Sport Management   Spring Summer
Urban and Public Affairs Fall    
Writing MFA Fall    
Education
Program Start Terms
Catholic Educational Leadership (MA) Fall Spring Summer
Counseling Psychology, MFT concentration (MA) Fall    
Counseling Psychology, School Counseling Concentration (MA with Credential)     Summer
Educational Technology (MA) Fall Spring  
Higher Education and Student Affairs (MA) Fall    
Human Rights Education (MA) Fall Spring  
International and Multicultural Education (MA) Fall Spring  
Organization and Leadership (MA) Fall Spring  
Special Education (MA with Credential)     Summer
Teaching (MAT with Credential) Fall Spring  
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA) Fall Spring  
Transformative School Leadership Preliminary Admin Services Credential (MA) *     Summer
Catholic Educational Leadership (EdD) Fall Spring Summer
International and Multicultural Education (EdD) Fall Spring  
Learning and Instruction (EdD) Fall    
Organization and Leadership (EdD) Fall Spring  
Transformative School Leadership Preliminary Admin Services Credential (EdD) *     Summer
Law
Program Start Terms
Juris Doctor Fall    
LLM Intellectual Property and Technology Law Fall    
LLM International Transactions and Comparative Law Fall    
LLM Taxation Fall Spring Summer
Master of Legal Studies in Taxation Fall Spring Summer
Management
Program Start Terms
MBA Full-Time Fall    
MBA Part-Time * Fall Spring  
MBA Executive * Fall    
Financial Analysis Full-Time Fall    
Nonprofit Administration Full-Time Fall    
Nonprofit Administration Part-Time * Fall Spring  
Entrepreneurship and Innovation Fall    
Information Systems Full-Time Fall    
Information Systems Part-Time * Fall Spring  
Marketing Intelligence Fall    
Organization Development * Fall    
Public Administration * Fall Spring  
Nursing & Health Professions
Program Start Terms
Digital Health Informatics Fall    
Master's Entry in Nursing (MSN) Fall Spring Summer
Nursing for Registered Nurses (MSN) Fall    
Public Health Fall    
PsyD in Clinical Psychology Fall    
Executive Leadership (DNP) *   Spring  
Family Nurse Practitioner (DNP) * Fall    
Population Health Leadership (DNP) * Fall    
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (DNP) * Fall