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Graduate Studies Overview


Applying for graduate study at The City College is a simple process. The following pages will guide you through the steps. Please note: Applications to the School of Architecture and the School of Education are processed in a separate admissions office, but all programs use the same online application.

STEP 1: Choosing Your Program
The first step is to research programs in your area of interest to find one that is right for you. Use the City College website to learn about our vast variety of graduate programs and ask questions... we're here to help!

STEP 2: Review Requirements
After you have chosen a program, read the Application Requirements page to determine if you are qualified for graduate study at The City College. The page will contain information about required tests, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and application fee.

STEP 3: Preparing to Apply
This page will guide you through preparatory application steps, from reporting test scores to writing your personal statement.

STEP 4: Apply Now

Missed the application deadline?

If you have missed your program's posted deadline, there are still options to take classes at City next semester! Click here for your options. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to us at .



Create an account for MyCityGrad to unlock all things graduate studies. MyCityGrad is home to the admissions process where you can learn more about your area of interest, receive up-to-date notifications concerning admissions, and track your application once submitted.