Graduate School

The University of Mississippi

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School of Accountancy

Accountancy M.Accy August 1 December 1 May 1 Dr. Dale Flesher
662-915-7623
Ph.D. August 1 December 1 May 1 Dr. Dale Flesher
662-915-7623
Taxation M.Tax August 1 December 1 May 1 Dr. Dale Flesher
662-915-7623

School of Applied Sciences

Communication Sciences and Disorders M.S. February 1 N/A N/A Dr. Lynette Ivy
662-915-5130
Criminal Justice M.C.J. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Linda Keena
662-915-1998
Exercise Science M.S. April 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Martha Bass
662-915-5521
Health and Kinesiology Ph.D. April 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
Dr. Martha Bass
662-915-5521
Health Promotion M.S. April 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Martha Bass
662-915-5521
Food and Nutrition Services M.S. January 15 October 15 N/A Dr. Anne Bomba
662-915-7371
Park & Recreation Management M.A. April 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Martha Bass
662-915-5521
Social Work M.S.W. April 1 N/A N/A Dr. Susan Allen
662-915-7336

School of Business Administration

Business Administration Ashley Jones
662-915-5483
Residential M.B.A. July 1 November 1 April 1
Professional
Online Only
P.M.B.A. July 1 November 1 April 1
Health Care Administration
Online Only
M.H.A. May 1 Ashley Jones
662-915-5483
Business Administration Dr. Robert Van Ness
662-915-5820
Finance Ph.D. February 1 N/A N/A
Management Ph.D. February 1 N/A N/A
Marketing Ph.D. February 1 N/A N/A
MIS Ph.D. February 1 N/A N/A

School of Education

Department of Teacher Education
Elementary Education M.Ed. March 1 October 1 March 1 Dr. Joe Sumrall
662-915-5310
Ed.S. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. James Payne
662-915-5921
Ed.D. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. Lane Gauthier
662-915-2005
Online Only M.Ed. March 1 Dr. Virginia Moore
662-690-6260
Secondary Education M.Ed. March 1 October 1 March 1 Dr. Rosemary Oliphant-Ingham
662-915-7589
Ed.S. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. James Payne
662-915-5921
Ph.D. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. Rosemary Oliphant-Ingham
662-915-7589
Special Education M.Ed. March 1 October 1 March 1 Dr. Denise A. Soares
662-915-5753
Ed.S. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. James Payne
662-915-5921
Ph.D. March 1 March 1 Dr. Denise A. Soares
662-915-5753
Curriculum and Instruction M.A. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. Joel Amidon
662-915-7588
Literacy Education M.Ed. N/A N/A March 1 Dr. Virginia J. Moore
662-690-6260
Online Only M.Ed. March 1 Dr. Virginia J. Moore
662-690-6260
Teacher Corps M.A. N/A N/A October 15,
February 15,
March 15
Tom Brady
662-915-2616
Department of Leadership and Counselor Education
Counselor Education M.Ed. March 1 N/A N/A Michelle Wallace
662-915-2020
Counselor Education – Play Therapy
Online Only
Ed.S. August 1 N/A N/A Dr. Marilyn Snow
662-915-1363
Counselor Education Ph.D. April 1 N/A N/A Michelle Wallace
662-915-2020
Higher Ed/Student Personnel M.A. March 1 N/A March 1 Dr. John Holleman
662-915-7198
Ph.D. March 1 N/A N/A Dr. John Holleman
662-915-7198
Online Only M.A. N/A N/A March 1
Ed Leadership K-12 M.Ed. N/A N/A March 1 Dr. RoSusan Bartee
662-915-7636
Ed.S. N/A N/A March 1 Dr. RoSusan Bartee
662-915-7636
Ph.D. N/A October 1 N/A Dr. RoSusan Bartee
662-915-7636

School of Engineering

Aeroacoustics M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Nathan Murray
662-915-3190
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Nathan Murray
662-915-3190
Chemical Engineering M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Paul Scovazzo
662-915-5354
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Paul Scovazzo
662-915-5354
Civil Engineering M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Ahmed Al-Ostaz
662-915-5370
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Ahmed Al-Ostaz
662-915-5370
Computational Hydroscience M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Yafei Jia
662-915-7783
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Yafei Jia
662-915-7783
Computer Science  M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Yixin Chen
662-915-7396
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Yixin Chen
662-915-7396
Electrical Engineering M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Lei Cao
662-915-5389
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Lei Cao
662-915-5389
Electromagnetics M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Elliott Hutchcraft
662-915-7231
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Elliott Hutchcraft
662-915-7231
Environmental Engineering  M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Cristiane Surbeck
662-915-5473
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Cristiane Surbeck
662-915-5473
Geology & Geological Engineering M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Terry Panhorst
662-915-5825
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Terry Panhorst
662-915-5825
G.I.S.T.Geospatial Information Science & Technology
*Graduate Certificate Program
* August 15 January 15 May 15 Dr. Joel Kuszmaul
662-915-7498
Hydrology M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Gregg Davidson
662-915-5824
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Gregg Davidson
662-915-5824
Material Science M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Jim Vaughan
662-915-5378
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Jim Vaughan
662-915-5378
Mechanical Engineering M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Tyrus McCarty
662-915-5377
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Tyrus McCarty
662-915-5377
Telecommunications M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. John Daigle
662-915-5799

School of Journalism and New Media

Journalism M.A. April 1 October 1 N/A Prof. Joe Atkins
662-915-5510
Integrated Marketing Communications M.A. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. James Lumpp
662-915-2030

College of Liberal Arts

Anthropology M.A. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Jay Johnson
662-915-7339
Art M.F.A. February 1 October 1 N/A Professor Ernest Forward
662-915-1355
Biological Science M.S. February 1 N/A N/A Prof. Gary Gaston
662-915-7162
  Ph.D. February 1 N/A N/A Prof. Gary Gaston
662-915-7162
Chemistry M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Walter Cleland
662-915-5422
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Walter Cleland
662-915-5422
  D.A. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Walter Cleland
662-915-5422
Creative Writing M.F.A. Consult Department N/A N/A Beth Ann Fennelly
662-915-7914
Economics M.A. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Walt Mayer
662-915-5980
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Walt Mayer
662-915-5980
English M.A. January 15 N/A N/A Dr. Peter Reed
662-915-6947
  Ph.D. January 15 N/A N/A Dr. Peter Reed
662-915-6947
History M.A. January 15 October 1 N/A Dr. Chiarella Esposito
662-915-7568
  Ph.D. January 15 October 1 N/A Dr. Chiarella Esposito
662-915-7568
Mathematics M.A. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Bing Wei
662-915-1250
  M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Bing Wei
662-915-1250
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Bing Wei
662-915-1250
Modern Languages
French  M.A. March 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Dan O’Sullivan
662-915-6693
German M.A. March 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Dan O’Sullivan
662-915-6693
Spanish  M.A. March 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Dan O’Sullivan
662-915-6693
TESL M.A. March 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Don Dyer-GPC
Contact: Dr. Tamara Warhol
662-915-7298
Linguistics M.A. March 1
(rolling)
October 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Allison Burkette
Music
Choral Conducting M.M. Rolling Rolling N/A Dr. Alan Spurgeon
Music Education M.M. Rolling Rolling N/A
Ph.D. Rolling Rolling N/A
Performance M.M. Rolling Rolling N/A
Philosophy M.A. July 1
(rolling)
December 1
(rolling)
N/A Dr. Robert Westmoreland
662-915-7020
Physics M.A. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Luca Bombelli
662-915-5319
  M.S. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Luca Bombelli
662-915-5319
  Ph.D. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Luca Bombelli
662-915-5319
Political Science M.A. February 15 October 15 N/A Dr. Robert Brown
662-915-5901
Ph.D. February 15 October 15 N/A Dr. Robert Brown
662-915-5901
Psychology
Clinical Ph.D. December 1 N/A N/A Dr. Alan Gross
662-915-5186
Experimental Ph.D. December 1 N/A N/A Dr. Matthew Reysen
662-915-7383
Sociology M.A. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Jeff Jackson
662-915-5230
Southern Studies M.A. February 1 N/A N/A Dr. Kathryn McKee
662-915-5993

School of Pharmacy

Environmental Toxicology M.S. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr Kristine Willett
662-915-6691
  Ph.D. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr Kristine Willett
662-915-6691
Medicinal Chemistry M.S. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Mitch Avery
662-915-5879
  Ph.D. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Mitch Avery
662-915-5879
Pharmaceutics M.S. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Michael Repka
662-915-1155
  Ph.D. April 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Michael Repka
662-915-1155
Pharmacognosy M.S. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Marc Slattery
662-915-1053
  Ph.D. March 1 October 1 N/A Dr. Marc Slattery
662-915-1053
Pharmacology M.S. February 1 N/A N/A Dr. Ziaeddin Shariat-Madar
662-915-5150
  Ph.D. February 1. N/A N/A Dr. Ziaeddin Shariat-Madar
662-915-5150
Pharmacy Administration M.S. February 1 N/A N/A Dr. Donna West-Strum
662-915-1071
Ph.D. February 1 N/A N/A Dr. Donna West-Strum
662-915-1071

 Online Degree Programs

*Online programs are NOT eligible for fellowships, scholarships or assistantships at this time.
Business Administration
Professional MBA
Online Only
P.M.B.A. July 15 November 1 April 15 Ashley Jones
662-915-5483
Health Care Administration
Online Only
M.H.A. May 1 Ashley Jones
662-915-5483
Elementary Education
Online Only
M.Ed. March 1 Dr. Virginia Moore
662-915-5622
Literacy Education
Online Only
M.Ed. March 1 Dr. Thea Williams-Black
662-915-7625
Higher Ed/Student Personnel
Online Only
M.A. March 1 Dr. John Holleman
662-915-7198
Counselor Education – Play Therapy
Online Only
Ed.S. August 1 N/A N/A Dr. Marilyn Snow
662-915-1363
G.I.S.T.Geospatial Information Science & Technology
*Graduate Certificate Program
* August 15 January 15 May 15 Dr. Joel Kuszmaul
662-915-7498