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.

Note: Questions regarding financial aid availability for students only seeking a certificate program or applying as non-degree should be directed to Financial Aid as financial aid restrictions may apply.

Admission Decisions:  

Admission decisions are made by the academic unit.  Therefore, the Graduate School is unable to disclose reasons for admission denial to the applicant.  Applicants can submit a signed, written request (request cannot be accepted by email or phone) to the department to which the application was directed.  However, departments may or may not choose to disclose this information to the applicant.  Please see departmental websites for mailing information.