Jul 13, 2024  
2024-2025 Graduate Bulletin 
    
2024-2025 Graduate Bulletin

Available Majors, Minors, Certificates and Badges


Degree Programs Offered*

The degrees offered, their majors, and emphasis areas are listed below. For specific program requirements, go to http://www.usm.edu/graduate-programs.  Check this website for current offerings.

*Please note that degree offerings may change due to current program reviews. Those listed in this Bulletin are those granted as of the 2024-2025 academic year and are subject to change.

University of Southern Mississippi

College of Arts and Sciences

Center for STEM Education

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

Micro-credentials

Certificate

School of Biological, Environmental, and Earth Sciences

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

Micro-credentials

School of Computing Sciences and Computer Engineering

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Construction and Design

School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Master of Science

Certificate

School of Humanities

Master of Arts

Doctor of Philosophy

Micro-credentials

Certificate

School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Professional Development

Graduate Minor

Certificate

School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Media and Communication

Master of Arts

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Music

Master of Music

Master of Music Education

Doctor of Musical Arts

Graduate Minor

School of Ocean Science and Engineering

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Performing and Visual Arts

Master of Fine Arts

School of Polymer Science and Engineering

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Social Science and Global Studies

Master of Arts

Master of Arts in the Teaching of Languages

Doctor of Philosophy

Certificate

College of Business and Economic Development

School of Accountancy

Master of Professional Accountancy

School of Finance

Master of Science

Certificate

School of Leadership

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

Certificate

School of Management

Master of Business Administration

School of Marketing

Master of Science

Certificate

College of Education and Human Sciences

School of Child and Family Sciences

Accelerated Master’s Options

Master of Science

School of Education

Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Education

Master of Science

Specialist in Education

Doctor of Education

Doctor of Philosophy

Graduate Minor

Certificate

School of Kinesiology and Nutrition

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Library and Information Science

Master of Library and Information Science

Certificate

School of Psychology

Master of Arts

Master of Science

Doctor of Philosophy

School of Social Work

Master of Social Work

College of Nursing and Health Professions

School of Health Professions

Accelerated Master’s Options

Master of Public Health

Master of Science in Athletic Training

School of Leadership and Advanced Nursing Practice

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Doctor of Philosophy

Micro-credentials

Certificate

School of Speech and Hearing Sciences

Master of Science

Doctor of Audiology

Graduate School

Micro-credentials