Welcome to the Graduate School

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


TEST SCORE NOTICE: Many of our departments that typically require test scores for admission are waiving them due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The test score waiver varies by program. For waiver updates, please visit the individual program at the link below. If you have questions about your desired program, please contact the Graduate School at gradschool@valdosta.edu or 229-333-5694.

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.

With over 60 graduate programs to choose from, you will find the flexibility of online as well as face-to-face options that best fit your needs as you further your graduate education. You can find descriptions of these programs, their professional accreditations, and application requirements by following the Our Programs link on the main menu on the right side of this screen.

We look forward to you joining our Blazer family as you make the important decision to continue your graduate studies at VSU!

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Member of the Georgia Council of Graduate Schools, Council of Graduate Schools (CGS), and Conference of Southern Graduate Schools.