Programs of Study

Anthropology, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2013
Contact: Richard Helman, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7271
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work, Resume

Biology: Program in Cell, Molecular, Developmental Biology and Biophysics (CMDB), Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 7, 2013
Contact: Joan Miller, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-5502
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, GRE Subject (strongly recommended), TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Biophysics: Program in Molecular Biophysics (PMB), Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 1, 2014
Contact: Ranice Crosby, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-5197
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Non-U.S. citizens and non-U.S. permanent residents must submit the Supplementary Application Form

Chemical Biology:  Chemistry-Biology Interface Program (CBI), Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Lauren McGhee, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7427
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Chemistry, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Jean Goodwin, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7791
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, GRE Subject**, TOEFL /IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Classics, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Ginnie Miller, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7556
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Cognitive SciencePh.D.
Application Deadline: January 1, 2014
Contact: Sarah Ciotola, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-6844
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Earth and Planetary Sciences, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 17, 2014
Contact: Kristen Gaines, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7034
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

EconomicsPh.D.
Application Deadline: January 6, 2014
Contact: Maggie Potts, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7570
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (2), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

EnglishPh.D.
Application Deadline: December 5, 2013
Contact: Nicole Goode, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-4311
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS (for international applicants), Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work, GRE Subject

German and Romance Languages and Literatures, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 30, 2013
Contact: Kathy Loehmer, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7226
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

History, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2013
Contact: Megan Zeller, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-5296
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

History of Art, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 16, 2014
Contact:  Leslie Bean, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7117
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts (original), Sample of Work

History of Science and Technology, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Danielle Stout, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7501
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work, Resume

Humanities Center, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2013
Contact: Marva Philip, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7619
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE (optional), TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work, GRE Subject (optional), Supplementary Application Form

Mathematics, Ph.D
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Sabrina Raymond, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-4178
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, GRE Subject

Near Eastern Studies, Ph.D
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Glenda Hogan, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7394
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (2), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Philosophy, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Veronica Feldkircher-Reed, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7524
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (2), GRE (optional), TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Physics and Astronomy, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2013
Contact: Carm King, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7344
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, GRE Subject

Political Science, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Mary Otterbein, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7540
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Psychological and Brain Sciences, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2013
Contact: Laura Dalrymple, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-6175
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Sociology, Ph.D.
Application Deadline: December 31, 2013
Contact: Linda Burkhardt, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-7627
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Writing Seminars, M.F.A. – Fiction, Poetry
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Yvonne Gobble, Admissions Coordinator, 410-516-6286
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Sample of Work

Applied Mathematics and Statistics
Ph.D., M.S.E., and M.A. in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, M.S.E. in Financial Mathematics
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014 (Fall), September 15, 2013 (Spring)
Contacts: Kristin Bechtel, Senior Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-7198
Heather Kelm, Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-6538
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Supplementary Application Form, GRE Subject (optional)

Biomedical Engineering, M.S.E.
(Ph.D. only offered through the School of Medicine)
Application Deadline: December 31, 2013
Contact: Samuel Bourne, Academic Program Administrator, 410-516-8482
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Bioengineering Innovation and Design, M.S.E.
Application Deadline: January 1, 2014
Contact: Marybeth Camerer, Academic Program Administrator, 410-516-0786
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Ph.D., M.S.E.
Application Deadline: January 5, 2014
Contact: Caroline Qualls, Senior Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-4166
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Civil Engineering, Ph.D., M.S.E.
Application Deadline: January 12, 2014
Contact: Lisa Wetzelberger, Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-0617
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Computer Science, Ph.D., M.S.E.
Application Deadlines:
Ph.D.(Fall 2014): December 15, 2013
International M.S.E. (Fall 2014): February 15, 2014
Domestic M.S.E. (Fall 2014): May 15, 2014
International M.S.E.(Spring 2014): September 15, 2013
Domestic M.S.E. (Spring 2014): December 15, 2013
Contact: Cathy Thornton, Academic Program Administrator , 410-516-7451
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation
(3 for Ph.D. and 2 for M.S.E.), GRE , TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts , GRE Subject (optional)

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ph.D., M.S.E.
Application Deadline: December 15, 2013
Contact: Debbie Race, Senior Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-4808
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Engineering Management, M.S.E.M.
Application Deadline: March 15, 2014 (Fall); September 25, 2013 (Spring)
Contact:  Angela Ruddle, Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-6274
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts, Resume

Geography and Environmental Engineering, Ph.D., M.S.E., M.A., M.S.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2014
Contact: Adena Rojas, Senior Academic Program Coordinator, 410-516-5533
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Information Security Institute, M.S.
Application Deadlines:
US Citizens and Permanent Residents:

  • Fall Admission – March 1, 2014
  • Spring Admission – November 15, 2013

US citizens who are interested in applying for either the DoD IASP or SFS Scholarships should complete their application no later than January 31st for Fall admission.

International Students:

  • Fall Admission – March 1, 2014
  • Spring Admission – September 15, 2013

Contact:Cathy Thornton, Academic Program Administrator , 410-516-7451
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (2), GRE, TOEF/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Materials Science and Engineering, Ph.D., M.S.E.
Application Deadline: December 31, 2013 for full consideration (Fall); October 15, 2013 (Spring)
Contact: Jeanine Majewski, Academic Program Coordinator , 410-516-8760
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (2), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D., M.S.E.
Application Deadline: January 6, 2014 (Fall 2014); October 15, 2013 (Spring 2014 Ph.D. applicants only)
Contact: Mike Bernard, Academic Program Administrator, 410-516-7154
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

Robotics, M.S.E.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2013
Contact: Alison Morrow, Academic Program Administrator , 410-516-4639
Application Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3), GRE, TOEFL/IELTS, Statement of Purpose, Transcripts

To participate in the research that these centers and institutes offer, interested applicants must first be admitted to a degree program in an affiliated department. Specific graduate admissions questions should therefore be directed to both that institute’s/center’s administrator, and the department(s) through which an applicant wishes to complete a graduate degree.

Information Security Institute

Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute (HEMI)

Participating Departments: Mechanical EngineeringCivil EngineeringPhysics and AstronomyMaterials Science and Engineering