Applications to the M.A. program are made online through the Graduate School:

Graduate Admissions

The Graduate School
1500 North Patterson Street
Valdosta State University
Valdosta, GA 31698-0005

Deadlines for Submission of Materials

Fall Term: July 15

*Priority deadline for Fall Graduate Assistantships: April 1. To apply for a GAship, submit the following statement to

Write a 500-word (maximum) statement that explains how a Graduate Assistantship (including, possibly, teaching ENGL 1101 and ENGL 1102 in the second year of the MA) would align with your professional goals as well as how your past academic/professional experience qualifies you for this position.

Spring Term: November 15

Summer Term: April 15