University of the Incarnate Word began offering graduate degrees in 1950 with an education master's degree. Today, UIW awards degrees in three doctoral, five professional doctoral, and twenty-four master's programs. More than 2,000 students each semester enroll in these programs. Our faculty work closely with students to develop engaged scholars who give back to the community through service and stewardship.
The following information is a step-by-step process to complete your application to a program. For further information, see the general admission requirements (page 8) and those of each program in the Graduate Bulletin.
UIW offers programs at the Professional, Doctoral and Graduate (Master's) degree levels.
These five programs also have a separate application process. Select the appropriate link to visit that program's admissions web page.
For all other programs, please proceed to Step 2.
Most programs accept applications year-round. However, you should consult Graduate Admissions, to determine if your program has a deadline.
Applications can be completed online.
Determine what other documents, including transcripts from all colleges and universities attended and standardized test scores, are required to complete your application. Items can be submitted to via email or mail. For more information, see the graduate admission requirements for your program of interest or contact Graduate Admissions.
After acceptance, follow these steps.