Jeff W. Coker, Dean
Henkel Hall, Room 205
(540) 665-4587, [email protected]
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Statement of Purpose
The College of Arts & Sciences supports the university’s mission to prepare individuals to be critical, reflective thinkers; lifelong learners; and ethical, compassionate citizens who are committed to making responsible contributions within a community, a nation and the world. The graduate mission of the College also promotes programs that will engage students in a student-centered, inquiry-driven, problem-oriented focus through course requirements, internships and field research.
Applicants for admission to College of Arts & Sciences graduate programs must meet general university admission requirements (see Admissions Guidelines ) as well as the specific requirements listed under each degree program.
Transfer of Credits
A maximum of nine semester hours may be accepted in transfer as per university policy (see Graduate Catalog, Academic Policies , Transfer Credit).
Students must meet the university Requirements for Degrees (see Academic Policies ) as well as the specific requirements described in each degree program.