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School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies

In many fields today, an undergraduate degree is only the starting point. The fulfill the ultimate potential of your career, you may need to continue your education beyond your initial degree. At UWA, our graduate programs combine on-campus and online opportunities to take the next step in your education.

The School of Graduate Studies at UWA offers programs leading to the degrees of Master of Education, Master of Arts in Teaching (Certification and Non-Certification), Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Adult and Continuing Education, Education Specialist, and a Doctor of Education.


Cost of Attendance


On Campus Graduate Fee (per semester hour) in-state $371.00
On Campus Doctoral Fee (per semester hour) in-state $520.00
Note:  Out-of-state tuition is two times the in-state rate except for the following Mississippi counties which are charged the in-state rate:  Clarke, Kemper, Lauderdale, Jasper, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, and Winston  
Online Graduate Fee for tuition (per semester hour) $429.00
Online Doctoral Fee for tuition (per semester hour) $630.00
Identification Activation Fee per semester $10.00
Information Access Fee (required for all graduate and doctoral students)  
On Campus graduate or doctoral student enrolling in four (4) or less semester hours $120.00
On Campus graduate or doctoral student enrolling in five (5) or more semester hours $180.00
Technology Fee for an online student per session $50.00



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