Graduate Admissions


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UNG offers masters and doctoral degrees, as well as graduate-level certificates and endorsements. Our flexible programs give you the opportunity to develop your skills through research and practice.Immerse yourself intopics that align with your professional interests and personal goals.

Regional, national & internationalaccreditations.

Affordable tuition &financial assistance.

Resume-building experiences &research opportunties.

A doctorate is the most advanced degree you can receive in your academic discipline in most cases. Earning this prestigious credential sets you apart as a leader in your field and demonstrates your commitment to your professional growth. Youll be better prepared and more competitive in achieving your career goals and academic interests.

Online doctoral students pay in-state tuition regardless of geographic location, saving many students thousands of dollars over the course of their programs.

Many of UNGs doctoral programs allow you to use the research and writing in your academic core courses to support your dissertation topic.

Did you know? Because a doctorate is usually the highest level degree you can earn in an academic discipline, its referred to as a terminal degree.

Explore Doctoral & Specialist Programs

A graduate degree can serve many purposes. Whether youre seeking the credential you need to advance at work, preparing for a career change or adding to your professional knowledge, a masters degree can help you explore your academic and career interests.

Student success services help you throughout your journey everything from research support through theUNG Librariestocareer planning services.

UNG is routinely ranked as one of the regions best values among public universities, offering a top quality graduate education at a price you can afford.

Did you know? The average lifetime earning potential of a person with a masters degree increases by more than 25%.

UNGs graduate certificates and endorsements can increase your knowledge in your professional interest area and help you add to your credentials.

A certificate confirms you have completed the requirements for a specific series of courses.

A certification indicates you have proven your knowledge in a specific discipline through an exam or other assessment process. Certification can be the precursor to licensure in some career fields. For example, students who complete UNGsGeomatics Graduate Certificatefulfill the requirements to begin the state of Georgias graduate-level surveyor licensing process.

Current or future teachers often add an endorsement to their licensure in order to teach a particular age range or group, such as UNGsAutism Endorsement, which explores teaching methods specific to students with autism.

Application deadlines vary by program, and some programs only accept new students certain semesters.Check your program for specific deadline information and application requirements.

Summer 2022 applications are open.Summer 2023 applicationsopen July 2022.

Fall 2021 applicationsare open.Fall2022 applications openSeptember 2021.

Spring 2022 applicationsare open.Spring 2023 applications openFebruary 2022.

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