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Graduate School Opportunities

There are three wonderful reasons for you to do graduate work at CSU. First, CSU offers exceptional mentorship and professional partnerships. You can expect one-on-one interactions with outstanding faculty and a close working relationship with your advisor. Moreover, faculty mentors guide you to service, publication, presentation, and research opportunities.

Second, CSU offers high-level opportunities for research, service, and teaching. Finally, many of CSU's graduate programs offer great flexibility. Many graduate classes in our nationally accredited programs meet in the evenings and some on the weekends. We also offer more than 10 online degrees so you can take CSU where ever you are in the world!

For over 25 years Columbus State University has been offering graduate degrees. It now provides masters and specialist degrees in more than 35 areas of study and a Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Leadership. Our purpose is to promote student achievement, research, scholarship, global learning, strategic partnerships, and engagement in discovery and practice.

Graduate Discovery Days

Fall 2015 event date - Saturday, November 14, 2015
Spring 2016 event date - Saturday, February 20, 2016

Join the Columbus State University Graduate School for an exploration of graduate studies. Discovery Day provides prospective graduate students an opportunity to meet with faculty, current students, and graduate admissions staff to learn more about our graduate programs. Individuals meet with faculty in their prospective department to learn about the program they're interested in and get a clear understanding of the degree requirements. This event is ideal for current Columbus State University undergraduate students who are considering graduate studies, career professionals looking for advancement and recent college graduates looking to obtain a Masters, Specialist or Doctoral degree.

Graduate Student Housing

Graduate Student Housing is part of an exclusive Upperclassman
community just minutes from Main Campus. To apply for graduate
student housing, log into the My Housing Portal using your
CougarNet username (lastname_firstname) and password.

Graduate Degree Programs

Columbus State offers a variety of graduate degrees and
certifications in many subjects. Using the list below you can
explore degree offerings by subject and also see listings by
department, online status, and see a list of all degrees alphabetically.

CSU's graduate tuition for Georgia residents and non-residents is competitive. Information to answer many financial aid and other prospective student
questions is on the graduate admissions page of CSU's Admissions site. 

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