Division of Graduate Studies

WELCOME….Our website provides information to both prospective and currently enrolled graduate students as well as members of the faculty and staff at the university. If you are a prospective graduate student, we look forward to welcoming you to Jackson State University. The Division of Graduate Studies' web site provides information for prospective graduate students regarding our more than 50 graduate programs, application procedures, and other information related to graduate education at Jackson State University®. As a currently enrolled JSU graduate student or a member of the faculty or staff, we hope that you find the information you are looking for on our web site. We have provided links to make it easy for you to find information regarding graduate academic procedures and policies, administrative information, calendar, and forms.

Upcoming Dates  for Fall 2016 

October 7             Last Day to submit GRADUATION CLEARANCE Application via                            PAWS (graduation PIN required)
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September 29           Application Deadline for the Graduate English Competency                                              Examination, 4:00pm
September 29           Application Deadline for the Graduate Area Comprehensive                                              Examination, 4:00pm
October 14           Last Day to Submit "Committee Report of Defense Results" to the                                 Graduate School for December Graduation
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October 15           Graduate English Competency Examination- 8:00 am
October 15           Graduate Area Competency Examination 
DECEMBER 2      Last Day for Clearance via "Online Graduation Clearance" by the                                  Graduate School for FALL Graduation
December 9         Commencement FALL 2016

Upcoming Dates for Spring 2017

January 5 & 6     Evening and Graduate Registration, 6:00p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
January 9           Classes Begin

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