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.  

Important Dates to Remember 

Fall 2018 registration is currently open! Students should login to their PipelineMT account to register as soon as possible. It is not necessary to wait until Graduate Student Orientation to register.

Jun 29 Last day to file Theses and Dissertations for August graduation.
If you require an extension, you must request it by this date.
Jul 13 Last day to file Theses and Dissertations for August graduation
if you have been granted an extension.
Aug 22 New Graduate Student Orientation (Domestic and International)
9:00am-10:30am in JUB
Aug 22 New International Graduate Student Orientation
10:40am-12:00pm in JUB
Aug 22 Graduate Assistantship Orientation - 2 sessions available
1:00pm-2:30pm in JUB
2:30pm-4:00pm in JUB



New Programs


Graduate Regional Scholars Program!!!

Reduced tuition rate within a 250 mile radius