The applications are reviewed by the program's leadership, then for the Class of 2026, 77 applicants are invited to interview, which are held in late March and April. Applicants have the opportunity to meet with multiple faculty members and current students, providing an in-depth view of the Northwestern program. The interview process is critical to the admissions process, allowing faculty and program directors to learn about the applicants and applicants to determine if Northwestern is the best choice for their graduate education. Offers are extended on the national acceptance date. For the Class of 2026, 20 students will be accepted.
Please note that all interviews are virtual.