Apply to Graduate School

As a Carnegie Doctoral Research Extensive institution, the Southern Miss Graduate School offers nearly 75 different certificate, master's, specialist's, and doctoral degree programs through the Colleges of Arts and Letters, Business, Education and Psychology, Health, Nursing, and Science and Technology.


*Fees are non-refundable.

Note: The Graduate School will not disclose to an applicant reasons for denial by phone or email.  Applicants can submit a written request to the Graduate School inquiring how they might improve their application for future admissions.  All requests will be forwarded to the academic program department; however, departments may or may not choose to disclose this information to the applicant.  Written requests should be mailed to: 
Graduate School
Attn: Assistant to the Dean for Operations
The University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive #5024
Hattiesburg, MS 39406