Welcome to the Graduate School

Converse Hall, home of Valdosta State University’s Graduate School, in Valdosta, Georgia.


TEST SCORE NOTICE: We are working with departments that require test scores to establish guidelines for moving forward given the difficulty in testing due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Guidelines vary by program and we are working to post the updates for individual programs on their pages. If you have questions about what your desired program is doing, please contact your admissions specialist or gradschool@valdosta.edu **

Valdosta State University is committed to providing a quality graduate learning environment that will enable you to pursue your advanced studies guided by graduate faculty with a passion for teaching, scholarship, and service.

We have over 60 graduate programs to choose from and offer online as well as face-to-face options for graduate education. To find descriptions of these programs, their professional accreditations, and application requirements, please follow the Our Programs link on the main menu on the right side of this screen.

We look forward to having you join us as you make the important decision to continue your studies!

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Accreditation and Memberships

Council of Graduate School LogoMember of the Georgia Council of Graduate Schools, Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) and Council of Southern Graduate Schools (CSGS)