Graduate Direct Admission

Graduate Direct is designed for international students who fully meet the academic and English-language requirements to enroll directly into their degree program. It focuses on academic, cultural and professional growth so you can excel in your coursework—and prepare for a successful future.

As a Graduate Direct student at the University of Dayton, you'll receive:

  • Exclusive and rigorous academic coursework
  • Priority access to in-demand courses that fit your interests
  • Guidance from academic advisors and mentors
  • Career development and networking opportunities
  • Intensive classes with domestic students

PROGRAM DETAILS

Program Length Program
Curriculum
Credits
Earned Toward
Degree
Progression
Requirements*
Progression
Into
1 semester
Preset – all integrated courses
9 Standard Progression Master’s Degree

*Progression into specific majors may have additional requirements.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

CURRICULUM

Each student's curriculum will vary depending upon major, interests and career goals.

SEMESTER 1

Professional Development & Academic Skills Course

Degree Courses:

  • Degree Course I
  • Degree Course II
  • Degree Course III

Important Dates and Costs

For all application and payment deadlines, move-in and program start dates, and up-to-date program costs, please visit the Important Dates and Costs page.

LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUR HOUSING AND DINING

As an international student with UDayton Global, you don't have to worry about finding your own place to live. We will make it easy for you!

Ready To Apply

Take the next step for studying in the U.S. at the University of Dayton: