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The Graduate School provides leadership, vision and oversight for many of the Augusta University graduate programs as well as support for graduate students and faculty. 

The Graduate School prepares successful and innovative leaders, scholars, researchers, educators and clinicians to advance their field and impact their community and the world.  Currently, The Graduate School offers over 45 graduate degree and advanced certificate programs. The wide range of doctoral, specialist and master’s degree programs, as well as graduate certificate programs offered, provide outstanding training, research, clinical and educational opportunities.  

The Graduate School aims to provide a rich intellectual, academic and research environment for educating students to become leaders in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge. To help facilitate this, our graduate faculty members are selected based on experience in research, scholarship and education. They are drawn from the faculties of Augusta University’s College of Allied Health Sciences, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Hull College of Business, Dental College of Georgia, College of Education, College of Science and Mathematics, College of Nursing, School of Computer & Cyber Sciences and the Medical College of Georgia. Class sizes are small, and the faculty excels in cultivating and modeling supportive, collegial and professional relationships with students. 

With outstanding programs in Allied Health, Biological and Computational Mathematics, Biomedical Sciences, Bimolecular Science, Biostatistics, Business, Computer and Cyber Science, Education, Intelligence and Security Studies, Medical Illustration, Nursing, and Public Administration- earning a graduate degree from Augusta University is time well spent! 



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The Graduate School

Health Sciences Campus

Pavilion III

(706) 721-3278

(706) 721-6829


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Graduate School Announcements & Events


Now accepting applications: PhD with a major in Computer and Cyber Sciences

Steve Coughlin

Accepting applications for the Spring 2022 Semester.

Now accepting applications: EdD with a major in Educational Innovation

Steve Coughlin

Accepting applications for the Summer 2022 Semester.


Disc Golf

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Every Thursday in August - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Tear Drop - Summerville Campus

Welcome Back Reception

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August 19th, 2021 - 5:30pm
Amphitheater - Summerville Campus

Camping Trip

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September 17th - 19th, 2021
Mistletoe State Park


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October 2nd, 2021
Savannah Rapids Bluffs Heritage Preserve

Backpacking Trip

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October 6th - 10th, 2021
Chattanooga River Trail

Spring Break Trip

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April 2nd - 7th, 2022
Tarpon Springs, FL

Graduate School News

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Program points medical students toward aging research, clinical care

Summer research program aims to encourage more medical students to consider a career in aging research and clinical care — especially important with the world's rapidly aging population.

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Bidirectional impact of cardiovascular disease, cancer in Blacks focus of new AHA center at MCG

Cardiovascular disease and cancer, the nation’s top two killers, share common ground like obesity and chronic inflammation, as well as a disproportionate impact on Black Americans. A new American Heart Association-funded center at the Medical College of Georgia is working to better understand the bidirectional dynamic, including how to intervene when, for example, cancer treatment itself results in heart problems.

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Copper transporter potential new treatment target for cardiovascular disease

An internal transporter that enables us to use the copper we consume in foods like shellfish and nuts to enable a host of vital body functions also has the essential role of protecting the receptor that enables us to grow new blood vessels when ours become diseased, Medical College of Georgia scientists report.

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Agrawal named School of Computer and Cyber Sciences associate dean for research and graduate education

Dr. Gagan Agrawal has been named the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences associate dean for research and graduate education.

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