Graduate Catalog

Note:  Files are  available in the “pdf” format by Academic College.

“2017-2019 (Volume XX)”

The University: General Information 2017-19 

  • Table of Contents
  • History and Mission of Jackson State University
  • Accreditations
  • The Graduate School: Policies and Procedures
  • Graduate Degrees Offered
  • Research Organizations, Academic and Community Services


The Graduate School: Graduate School Policies 2017-19

  • Admissions and Academic Policies


Services: Services 2017-19


The Administration, Graduate Faculty: Administration 2017-19


College of Business:  Business 2017-19

  • MBA, MPA, MBA – Online, Doctoral Program


College of Education and Human Development:  Education (17-19)

  • Doctoral Programs:  Early Childhood Education, Educational Administration & Urban Higher Education
  • Specialist in Education
  • Master’s Programs: Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Early Childhood Education, Educational Administration and Supervision, Elementary Education, Physical Education, Reading, Rehabilitation Counseling, School Counseling, Secondary Education, Special Education, Sports Science, & Teaching


College of Liberal Arts: Liberal Arts 17-19

  • Doctoral Program: Clinical Psychology
  • Master’s Programs:  Criminal Justice, English, History, Mass Communication, Music, Political Science & Sociology


School of Public Health: Public Health 2017-19

  • Doctoral Programs: Public Health
  • Master’s Programs: Communicative Disorders, Public Health


College of Public Service: Public Service 2017-19

  • Doctoral Programs: Public Administration, Social Work & Urban and Regional Planning
  • Master’s Programs:  Public Policy and Administration, Social Work & Urban and Regional Planning


College of Science, Engineering and Technology: CSET 2017-19

  • Doctoral Programs:  Chemistry, Computational & Data Enabled Science & Engineering, Engineering & Environmental Science
  • Master’s Programs:  Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Hazardous Materials Management, Mathematics, Science and Math Education & Technology


“2015-2017 (Volume XIX)” Graduate Catalog 2015-17

“2013-2015 (Volume XVIII)” Graduate Catalog 13-15


“2011-2013 (Volume XVII)”

  • The Division of Graduate Studies:DGS11
  • College of Business: Business11
  • College of Education and Human Development:  Ed11
  • College of Liberal Arts:LiberalArts11
  • College of Public Service: PubSer11
  • College of Science, Engineering and Technology:  CSET11


 “2009-2011 Graduate Catalog (Volume XVI)”

  • The Graduate Catalog 2009-2011:  General09
  • The Division of Graduate Studies:  DGS09
  • College of Business:  Business09
  • College of Education and Human Development:  Ed09
  • College of Liberal Arts: LiberalArts09
  • College of Public Service:  PubSer09
  • College of Science, Engineering and Technology:  CSET09


Jackson State University is committed to the principles of equal education opportunity, equal employment, and affirmative action. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, handicap, age, religion, national origin, veteran status, or any other illegal basis.  ALL STATEMENTS IN THIS CATALOG ARE ANNOUNCEMENTS OF PRESENT POLICIES ONLY AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME BY PROPER AUTHORITY WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.