College of Graduate Studies
The MTSU College of Graduate Studies gives students a vast array of academic offerings,
with more than 100 programs of study from which to choose. From short-term-study certificate
programs to doctoral degrees, MTSU has something for almost everyone. Niche programs
in recording arts and technologies, aviation administration, and public history attract
top scholars from around the world. The University routinely hosts students who participate
in renowned programs such as the Fulbright and Muskie Fellowships. We are a leader
in graduate education in Tennessee.
Where do I send application materials?
How long does application processing take?
As of October 2018, our current processing time is about 10 business days.
How can I check my application status?
Who do I ask for help?
For general questions about Graduate Studies or the admissions process, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about Graduate Assistantships, email Kathy Green at email@example.com.
For questions about Theses or Dissertations, email Britt Young at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about Immigration Services, contact Ben Shupe at email@example.com.
If you need to speak with your analyst, they are scheduling appointments between 1:00-3:00 pm M-F. Please email them directly to schedule an appointment.
For questions about classes, contact your academic advisor.
For International Admissions, contact International Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about Commencement regalia and invitations, contact the MTSU Bookstore at email@example.com.
For questions about Financial Aid, contact MTOneStop@mtsu.edu.
For questions about immunizations, including holds based on them, contact Health Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about payment, billing, employee waivers, etc., contact the Business Office at email@example.com.
What scholarships or funding opportunities are available?
Upcoming Dates to Remember
For our full semester calendar, please see the Academic Calendar page.
|OCT 8||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Writing at 2:00 pm in LIB 264A|
|OCT 9||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Writing at 10:00 am in LIB 264A|
|OCT 10||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Data management and visualization at 2:00 pm in LIB 264A|
|OCT 11||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Data management and visualization at 10:00 am in LIB 264A|
|OCT 13-16||Fall Break - No Classes|
|OCT 17||Graduate Information Session - College of Basic & Applied Sciences at 4:00 pm SCI Atrium & Lobby|
|OCT 18||Graduate Information Session - College of Basic & Applied Sciences at 11:00 am SCI Atrium & Lobby|
|OCT 19||Written master’s and specialist’s comprehensive exams begin|
|OCT 22||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Research and citation management at 2:00 pm in LIB 264A|
|OCT 23||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Research and citation management at 10:00 am in LIB 264A|
|OCT 24||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Formatting at 2:00 pm in LIB 264A|
|OCT 25||Thesis and Dissertation Workshop: Formatting at 10:00 am in LIB 264A|
|OCT 26||Last day to submit your thesis or dissertation for Fall 2018 graduation.|
|OCT 26-28||GRE Prep Workshop|
|NOV 5-16||Spring 2019 Priority Registration|
|NOV 9||Last day to submit late fall theses/dissertations for graduation with approved extension.
Students submitting after this date must continue to register until completion.
|NOV 14||Completed hiring packet for continuing 2019 Spring Graduate Assistantships due in Graduate Studies|
|NOV 16||Comprehensive Exam result due back to College of Graduate Studies|
|NOV 21-24||Thanksgiving Holidays - University Closed November 22-24|
- Accelerated Bachelors to Master [A.B.M.]
- M.A. - Liberal Arts
- M.B.A - Healthcare Management Concentration
- M.S - Finance
- M.S. - Information Systems, Business Intelligence and Analytics concentration
- M.P.S. ( Master of Professional Studies) - Human Resources Leadership Concentration
- M.Ed. - Administration and Supervision, Agricultural Education Leadership Concentration
- M.L.S. - Library Science
Reduced tuition rate within a 250 mile radius