How do I apply?
Where do I mail my supporting documents (including official transcripts)?
When does the next term start?
How do I check the status of my application?
Do I need to submit transcripts from every college or university I’ve attended, even if I only took a few courses at one of them?
What is your FAFSA code?
What is the GRE and TOEFL code?
My GPA is below a 3.0. Can I still apply?
What does “conditional” and “provisional” status mean?
Can I just take courses? What if I don’t want a degree?
Is the immunization form required with the application or can I submit it after I have been reviewed?
What will my diploma say?
Does the Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) accept transfer credit from another accredited graduate program outside of Johns Hopkins?
What is Advanced Standing and do I qualify?
Advanced Standing criteria varies by program. Please visit the Admissions Requirements page for your program of interest to determine program specific qualifications and required materials.
Overall, Advanced Standing allows consideration for seasoned professionals with accomplishments in a field or those who have graduate-level coursework from an accredited college or university to be exempt from taking up to two courses towards degree completion. This policy applies to the programs listed below only and the request for consideration must be made at the time of application. Applicants approved for advanced standing will receive official notification in their acceptance letter.
The following programs that will consider awarding advanced standing in 2016–2017:
- MS in Applied Economics
- MA in Communication
- MS in Geographic Information Systems
- MA in Government
- MA in Global Security Studies
- MS in Government Analytics
- Certificate in Government Analytics
- Master of Liberal Arts
- MA in Museum Studies
- MA in Public Management
- MS in Regulatory Science
- MA in Science Writing
- MA in Teaching Writing
- MA in Writing
- Upcoming Events
- Admissions Requirements
- 2016-17 Academic Catalog
- Non-Degree/Special Students
- Reapplicants to AAP
- Financial Aid
- AAP Test Drive Course
- International Applicants
- Programs by Campus