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.  

Effective Fall 2017

MTSU will be offering our own stand-alone Master of Science in Nursing that is not a part of the TNeCampus.


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New Programs


Graduate Regional Scholars Program!!!

Reduced tuition rate within a 250 mile radius

Important Dates to Remember 

January 16 Spring semester begins
January 31 Intent to Graduate forms are due for spring graduation
March 5-10 Spring Break
March 30 Last day to file theses and dissertations for May graduation
April 2 Priority registration begins for summer and fall. Graduate students register on Monday according to the number of earned hours
April 25 Last day of classes
May 4 Commencement for the College of Graduate Studies