Masters Degree Programs

Welcome to the College of Graduate Studies!

The primary purpose of the graduate program is to offer capable students an opportunity and facilities for advanced study and research in their fields of specialization, and one of its aims is to assist students in achieving an advanced level of understanding and competence necessary for successful professional careers. Our mission is to provide high quality graduate, and outreach programs that are effectively responsive to the needs of individuals and groups within its scope of influence. The College aims to facilitate research opportunities for Virginia State University's students as well as faculty. If your focus is on excellence, a graduate education at Virginia State University is your best choice. Our graduate program has achieved national and international recognition as "the top public HBCU in the Country among master's level institutions." We encourage you to browse our website and familiarize yourself with all the programs and services that the College of Graduate Studies has to offer. If you wish to file a student complaint, please click here.

Message from the Director of Graduate Admissions

Joseph J. Suber, Jr.

Joseph J. Suber, Jr.
Director, Graduate Admissions

Joseph J. Suber, Jr.

Joseph J. Suber, Jr.
Director, Graduate Admissions

Message from the Director of Graduate Admissions

The mission of the Graduate Admissions Office is to support and promote your efforts in obtaining an advanced degree at Virginia State University. The office coordinates and leads initiatives in support of admissions, recruitment, funding, and graduation of a diverse student body.
Admitted Students

Admitted Students

Congratulations! Welcome to Virginia State University. We are here to provide newly admitted students all the information they need to have a successful transition to college. It is our goal to ensure your acceptance stays in effect and you are ready to begin your first semester at VSU.