Graduate Programs

NC A&T offers 45 master’s concentrations through 30 degree programs and 11 doctoral concentrations through 9 doctoral degree programs, as well as a number of certificate programs through colleges and schools, with cutting-edge research opportunities within interdisciplinary research centers.

The academic programs are offered through schools and colleges in agriculture and environmental sciencesarts and sciencesbusiness and economicseducationengineeringjoint school of nanoscience and nanoengineering, and technology. Please contact us for more information on how we can help advance your studies.

We offer the following graduate programs.  Click the name of the degree program to view application deadlines and additional information about the program.  An * indicates that the program is online
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Doctoral Programs

Ph.D. Computational Science and Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall:  Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Master of Science or Engineering degree in Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) or in science, engineering, business, economics, technology or in a field allied to computational science or computational engineering field and GRE test scores. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Dukka KC, 336-285-3210, dbkc@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Computer Science

Degrees offered: MS, PhD [SLO]
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Master of Science degree in Computer Science with a minimum GPA of 3.25 or Bachelor of Science in computer science with a minimum GPA of 3.5 over the last 60 course credit hours of the undergraduate degree and GRE test scores.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Anna Yu, 336-334-7245, cshmyu@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related discipline from an acceptable institution of higher learning or Bachelor’s degree in electrical/computer engineering from an ABET accredited university or from an acceptable institution of higher learning with an earned GPA of 3.5 or higher over the last 60 course credit hours of undergraduate degree, and prior research experience. GRE scores and at least one of the letters of recommendations must come from an individual knowledgeable of the student’s graduate performance and potential. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Jung Kim, 1-336-334-7761, kim@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Energy and Environmental Systems with concentrations in

Degrees offered: PhD
Concentrations Available: Atmospheric Sciences, Sustainable Bioproducts, Energy & Environmental
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: A master’s degree in engineering; agriculture, physical, biological and computational sciences; technology; or business and economics from a college or university recognized by a regional or general accrediting agency with a minimum GPA of 3.25/4.0 or B.S. degree in a science, engineering, technology, or economics discipline with GPA>3.5 and GRE or GMAT verbal and quantitative scores.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Keith Schimmel, 336-285-2329, schimmel@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Atmospheric Sciences
Sustainable Bioproducts
Energy and Environmental Science and Economics

Ph.D. Industrial and Systems Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: At least one degree in Engineering or Computer Science,  Master of Science degree in a discipline related to Industrial & Systems Engineering with a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Computer Science with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above with a Graduate Record Exam (GRE) Aptitude Exam score. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Eui Park, 336-334-7780, park@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Leadership Studies

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: April 15
Spring, Summer Deadline: Applications not accepted for this term
Additional admission/test requirements: A master’s degree from a college or university recognized by a regional or general accrediting agency.  Interest in conducting research in leadership studies Preferred experience in a leadership or administrative capacity, along with a completed Graduate Record Exam (GRE) general test, or the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT), or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) as applicable to the discipline area of the student. Selected applicants are first interviewed by an Admission Committee as part of the admission requirements, prior to the recommendation for acceptance into the program. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Lori Jackson, (336) 285-2157, lajackso@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) or a closely related engineering discipline with a minimum GPA of 3.3 or Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 and a GRE score.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Frederick Ferguson, 336-334-7254, sfferguso@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Nanoengineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Master’s degree in engineering or a closely related field or Bachelor's degree in engineering or a closely related field with minimum 3.5 GPA, GRE scores, two of the three recommendation letters must be from University faculty members, Current curriculum vitae. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Shyam Aravamudhan, 336-285-2856, saravamu@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Rehabilitation Counseling & Rehabilitation Counselor Education

Degrees offered: PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: February 15
Spring/Summer: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Master’s in Rehabilitation Counseling (CORE), or Counseling (CACREP), or a related profession with overall GPA of 3.5 or higher, GRE Score, Professional Statement, including future career plans, Three professional letters of recommendation must include letters from professor(s) from Master’s program and from supervisor(s) from professional settings, Two years of work experience preferred, Successful completion of an interview, Licensure and/or certification documentation, and submission of a 10-12 page writing sample. 
Graduate Coordinator: Rehabilitation Counseling - Dr. Tyra Turner Whittaker, (336) 334-7916, tnwhitta@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Master's Programs

Master of Business Administration (MBA) •  Master of Arts (MA) • Master Arts in Education (MAEd) • Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)• Master of Science (MS) • Master of School Administration (MSA) • Master of Social Work (MSW)

MBA Business Administration with concentrations in:

Degrees offered: MBA
Concentrations: Accounting, Human Resource Management, and Supply Chain Systems
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Appropriate GMAT or GRE exam scores. GMAT and GRE exam is waived if undergraduate GPA is 3.30 or higher, and a current resume.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Roger Gagnon, 336-334-7656, gagnonr@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Accounting
Human Resource Management
Supply Chain Systems

MA English and African American Literature

Degrees offered: MAEd
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: At least 24 undergraduate credit hours in English and GRE Test Scores. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Pauline Uwakweh Email: pauwakwe@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAEd Elementary Education

Degrees offered: MAEd, MAT(Fall admission only)
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: No admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores, Standard Professional 1 or 2 NC Teaching License in the area of study, and a two page double-spaced Statement of Purpose or Intent
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Ereka Williams, 336-334-7847, ewilliam@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAEd Reading Education

Degrees offered: MAEd
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores, Standard Professional 1 or 2 NC Teaching License and Statement of Purpose. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Nichole Smith, 336-285-4411, nlsmith2@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Biology Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Cailisha Petty, 336-334-7907, mrspetty@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Business Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Undergraduate major in a business discipline (or 24 credits of business coursework with a grade of C or better. Minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 2.80, Praxis I required if 2.50 to 2.79.  Two years of full-time business work experience (or BUED 670/671) Not currently licensed to teach, no felony convictions, Targeted, well-written letter of intent about a career in business education,  Supportive recommendation letters from persons who know about the candidate's interaction with children and/or adolescents, with GRE or GMAT scores.  
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Lisa Gueldenzoph Snyder, 336-334-7657, Lguelden@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Chemistry Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: A Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or a related discipline from an accredited institution.  Completion of required pre-requisite courses (1 year of Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, General Biochemistry, Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis) and a passing score on Praxis I.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Zerihun Assefa, 336-285-2255, zassefa@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Child Development: Early Education & Family Studies Birth-K

Degrees offered: MAT
Concentrations: Early Education & Family Studies Birth-K
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE, Resume
GGraduate coordinator: Dr. Valerie McMillan, 336-334-7850, vmcmilla@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Elementary Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Additional admission/test requirements: Two Page Double-Spaced Statement of Purpose or Intent, and Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Ereka Williams, 336-334-7847, ewilliam@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT English Education

Degrees offered: MAT, MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Completion of prerequisite courses for those whose bachelor’s degree is not in English, and GRE Test Scores.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Elon Kulii, 336-285-3516, ekulii@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Family and Consumer Sciences Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE, Resume
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Rosa Purcell, 336-334-7850, purcellr@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT History Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: 24 credit hours in the content area of History/Social Studies. GRE or MAT
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Dwana Waugh, 336-285-2318, dlwaugh@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Math Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Completion of required prerequisite courses of MATH 110, 131, 132, 224, 450.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Bampia Bangura, 336-285-2067, babangur@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Physical Education and Health

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Teresa Dail, (336) 285-3545, tkdaild@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Special Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Dawn Waegerle, 336-334-7847, waegerle@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Technology Education

Degrees offered: MAT
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE scores (general test) and 12 semester hours of coursework in a technical area. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Vincent Childress, 336-334-7550, childres@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Adult Education

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: Fall/Spring Admission Only
Additional admission/test requirements: Professional portfolio and writing sample 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Geleana Alston, 336-285-2358, gdalston@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Agricultural Education with concentrations in:

Degrees offered: MS
Concentrations: Professional Licensure, Professional Service
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Professional Licensure: Basic preparation in an agricultural related discipline or other broadly related areas. The Professional Licensure track is designed for individuals who are currently teaching secondary agricultural education, holders of the “A” License for secondary agricultural education in the State of North Carolina, are provisionally licensed for agricultural education, or are seeking licensure through the graduate program. 
Professional service: Basic preparation in an agricultural related discipline or other broadly related areas

Graduate coordinator: Dr. Chastity W. English, 336-334-7711, ckwarren@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Agricultural and Environmental Systems with concentrations in:

General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Integrated Animal Health Systems: Baccalaureate degree in animal science, agriculture or other related STEM area from an accredited undergraduate institution. Unconditional admission requires an undergraduate degree in animal sciences or a closely related discipline that includes work with lab or farm animals. 
Agribusiness & Food Industry Management: N/A
Natural Resources and Environmental Systems: Additional admission requirements: Academic preparation in basic sciences.

Integrated Animal Health Systems
Graduate Coordinator – Dr. Mulumebet Worku, (336) 285-4816, worku@ncat.edu
Agribusiness & Food Industry Management
Graduate Coordinator – Dr. Osei Yeboah, (336) 285-4727, oyeboah@ncat.edu
Natural Resources and Environmental Systems
Graduate Coordinator – Dr. Charles Raczkowski, (336) 285-4847,
Program website Application Instructions

Integrated Animal Health Systems
Agribusiness & Food Industry Management
Natural Resources and Environmental Systems

MS Applied Mathematics

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: A Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or a closed related field from an accredited institution.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Alexandra Kurepa, 1-336-285-2068, kurepa@ncat.edu
Program website  Application Instructions

MS Bioengineering

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Unconditional admission requires undergraduate degree from an ABET accredited Engineering program. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Yeoheung Yun, 336-334-7564, yyun@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Biology

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Fall admission only (updated)
Summer: Fall Admission Only
Additional admission/test requirements: A Bachelor's Degree in Biology or a related discipline from an accredited institution. Chemistry through Organic II,  One year of Calculus, One year of Physics and Cellular and Molecular Biology. GRE (General and Biology subject tests)
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Patrick Martin Email: pmmartin@ncat.edu Phone: 336-285-2168
Program website Application Instructions

PSM Biology

Degrees offered: Professional Science Masters 
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Fall admission only (updated)
Summer: Fall Admission Only
Additional admission/test requirements: A Bachelor's Degree in Biology or a related discipline from an accredited institution. Chemistry through Organic II, One year of Calculus, One year of Physics and Cellular and Molecular Biology. GRE (General and Biology subject tests) 
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Patrick Martin Email: pmmartin@ncat.edu Phone: 336-285-2168
Program website Application Instructions

MS Chemical Engineering

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Undergraduate degree in STEM discipline, Unconditional admission requires an engineering undergraduate degree from an ABET accredited Chemical Engineering program.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Yusuf Adewuyi,  336-334-7564,  adewuyi@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Chemistry

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: An undergraduate major in chemistry that includes one year of physical chemistry and one year of differential and integral calculus. Applicants must have completed undergraduate coursework in all of the major areas of Chemistry including physical analytical, organic and inorganic chemistry. Two of the three letters of recommendation should be from former science or math professors. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Zerihun Assefa, 336-285-2255, zassefa@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Civil Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Unconditional admission requires undergraduate degree from an ABET accredited Civil Engineering, Architectural Engineering, or Environmental Engineering program.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Shoou-Yuh Chang, 336-334-7737, chang@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Computational Science and Engineering

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Approved Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Engineering degree, Knowledge of Calculus through differential equations and elementary numerical analysis, Programming skills and working knowledge of at least one high-level programming language. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Dukka KC, 336-285-3210, dbkc@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Computer Science

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Unconditional admission requires a BS in Computer Science 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Anna Yu, 336-334-7245, cshmyu@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Electrical Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Unconditional admission requires an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited institution with an overall 3.0 GPA in all engineering courses. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Jung Kim, 1-336-334-7761, kim@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Food and Nutritional Science

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Earned baccalaureate degree in food and nutrition or related field from an accredited institution and Resume.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Lynda Brown, 336-334-7850, lmbrown2@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Industrial and Systems Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Eui Park, 336-334-7780, park@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Information Technology

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Qing-An Zeng, 336-285-3148, qzeng@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Instructional Technology

Degrees offered: MS (Online Degree)
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Standard Professional 1 or 2 NC Teaching License required for Media Coordinator track and the Instructional Technology Director track, and Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores.
Four Available Tracks: Instructional Technology Director (077) and Media Coordinator(076)
(Licensure tracks for those with a teaching license). The Business and Industry and Assistive Technology
tracks are open to candidates with an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution. Prospective candidates need at least a 2.8 GPA from their undergraduate program.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Muktha Jost, 336-334-7848, mjost@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Mechanical Engineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from an accredited institution. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Frederick Ferguson, 336-334-7254, sfferguso@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Mental Health Counseling with concentrations in:

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - Feb 15
Spring/Summer: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4-point system. Primary factors in the admissions decision include academic background, demonstrated professional and volunteer experience appropriate to Departmental programs of study, three letters of recommendation or reference forms, resume, and official transcripts of all prior academic work along with a personal statement describing career goals, research interests and a list of publications, experience, academic honors and organizations. Applicants with greatest potential are also expected to participate in a pre-admission interview with departmental faculty. Pre-admission interviews can include: (a) individual interviews, (b) group interaction with observation, (c) on-site writing sample, and (d) technology survey. 
Interim Graduate coordinator: Clinical Counseling - Dr. Caroline Booth, 336-285-4386, csbooth@ncat.edu
Graduate Coordinator: Rehabilitation Counseling - Dr. Quintin Boston, 336-285-4396, qboston@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Mental Health Counseling - Clinical
Mental Health Counseling - Rehabilitation

MS Nanoengineering

Degrees offered: MS, PhD
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Unconditional admission requires a bachelor's degree in engineering or a closely related field. Two of the three recommendation letters must be from University faculty members, Current curriculum vitae.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Shyam Aravamudhan, 336-285-2856, saravamu@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Health and Physical Education with concentration in:

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: An earned Bachelor's degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science, or a related field of study, with Graduate Record Examination (GRE) Scores or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) 
Program Coordinator(s): Dr. Dwedor Ford, (336) 285-3548, dwford1@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Sports Administration

MS Physics

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: An undergraduate degree in physics or its equivalent. Applicant’s background reflects maturity in physics from junior and senior level undergraduate courses in classical mechanics, electromagnetism, thermodynamics and statistical mechanics, and quantum physics.
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Ashot Gasparian, 336-285-2105, agaspari@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS School Counseling

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - Feb 15
Spring/Summer: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4-point system. Primary factors in the admissions decision include academic background, demonstrated professional and volunteer experience appropriate to Departmental programs of study, three letters of recommendation or reference forms, resume, and official transcripts of all prior academic work, along with a personal statement describing career goals, research interests and a list of publications, experience, academic honors and organizations. Applicants with greatest potential are also expected to participate in a pre-admission interview with departmental faculty. Pre-admission interviews can include: (a) individual interviews, (b) group interaction with observation, (c) on-site writing sample, and (d) technology survey. 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Shirlene Smith-Augustine, 1-336-334-7916, saugusti@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MS Technology Management

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Musiba Shofoluwe, 336-334-7199, musibaus@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MSA School Administration

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: Three (3) years of recent teaching experience or professional education experience, GRE or MAT scores, current resume, writing sample (see MSA website for topic options) One of the three letters of recommendation must be from a school principal, Interview with Master of School Administration faculty (as requested in the admission process) and Teaching or professional license (if applicable) 
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Alisa Taliaferro, 336-285-2148, astaliaf@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MSW Social Work (Joint program with UNCG)

Degrees offered: MS
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: January 15 (Full-time Program)
Spring: No Admission
Summer: Session I - No Admission Session II - Jan 15
Additional admission/test requirements: An acceptable score on the GRE. Evidence of a liberal arts foundation to include the following minimum 30 credit hours: 18 Social and Behavioral Sciences (Political Science, Psychology, Anthropology, Economics, Ethnic/Global Studies, History, and Sociology); 6 Humanities; 3 Human Biology or Human Development; 3 Statistics. Applicants must demonstrate intellectual and personal qualifications considered essential to the successful practice of social work, such as sensitivity and responsiveness in relationships, concern for the need of others, adaptability, good judgment, creativity, integrity, and skill in oral and written communication. This determination shall be based on a review of the applicant’s references and written personal statement. Applicants to the Advanced Standing plan of study must have earned a Bachelor of Social Work degree from a Council on Social Work Education accredited program, have a GPA in social work courses of 3.2 or better, and provide a letter of recommendation from his/her B.S.W. field supervisor (as one of the three recommendations required). 
Program website UNCG Application for Admission

PSM Technology Management - Construction Science and Management

Degrees offered: Professional Science Masters
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Spring: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Musiba Shofoluwe, 336-334-7199, musibaus@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Post-Masters Certificate Programs (Earned Master's degree required)

Effective February 20, 2014 the Graduate School is currently not accepting applications for the following certificate programs:

Marriage and Family Counseling
Rehabilitation Counseling and Behavioral Addictions
Rehabilitation Psychology and Behavioral Medicine
Vocational Evaluation and Work Adjustment

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs