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 Summer 2016 

June 9           Application Deadline for the Graduate English Competency                                         Examination, 4:00pm
June 9           Application Deadline for the Graduate Area Comprehensive                                         Examination, 4:00
July 15          Last Day  to submit Graduation Clearance Application in PAWS         
                          (You will need your Graduation PIN to complete this process. Please see your program advisor)
June 25        Graduate English Competency Examination- 8:00 am
June 25        Graduate Area Competency Examination 
July 15       Last Day for Clearance via "Online Graduation Clearance" by the                                                   Graduate School for Summer Graduation
August 6          Conferral of Degree for Summer 2016

Upcoming Dates for Fall 2016

August 17-18     Evening and Graduate Registration, 6:00p.m.- 8:00 p.m.
August 22         Classes Begin

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