It is an exciting time to pursue a graduate degree at Southern Miss! As one of only seventy-six public, doctoral universities earning the Carnegie Foundation ranking of “higher research activity,” USM continues to garner substantial, external funding from federal agencies, industry, and private foundations. Receiving nearly $74 million in sponsored funding in 2017, our talented faculty engage students in their original research and creative projects.
Focus on recruitment and success of the best and brightest students by:
Provide a holistic approach to graduate education through training in the discipline, along with opportunities for the development of transferable skills. These include:
Taking you TO THE TOP!
Elevating you to a higher level of academic and professional achievement
Areas of Responsibility: Administrative Assistant to the Dean, Graduate Council, and Faculty Credentials
Areas of Responsibility: Oversees all graduate assistantship processes and maintenance of Graduate School accounts
Areas of Responsibility: Progress-to-degree for students in the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business & Economic Development, and Nursing & Health Professions
Areas of Responsibility: Progress-to-degree for students in the College of Education & Human Sciences, School of Music, and International Development
Areas of Responsibility: Thesis, dissertation, doctoral project formatting and review; prospect communication liaison; Graduate School website
Areas of Responsibility: Admissions and PeopleSoft processes, and Radius setup, maintenance, and training