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 [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: GRE
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: GRE (for Ph.D. only)
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Anna Yu, 336-334-7245, cshmyu@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering

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: GRE (for Ph.D. only)
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: GRE (for Ph.D. only)
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 [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: GRE (for Ph.D. only)
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Eui Park, 336-334-7780, park@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Leadership Studies

Degrees offered: MS, PhD [SLO]
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: April 15
Spring, Summer Deadline: Applications not accepted for this term
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE, GMAT or MAT
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Sylvia Burgess, (336) 285-2137, swburges@ncat.eduu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering

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: GRE (for Ph.D. only)
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Frederick Ferguson, 336-334-7254, sfferguso@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Ph.D. Nanoengineering

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: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: An earned degree in engineering, GRE (Ph.D. only)
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 [SLO]
General Application for Admission Deadlines
Fall: February 15
Spring/Summer: No Admission
Additional admission/test requirements: Resume, campus interview
Graduate Coordinator: Rehabilitation Counseling - Dr. Tyra Turner Whittaker, (336) 334-7916, tnwhitta@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Master's Programs

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)

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: GRE
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: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE or MAT
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: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE
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: GRE or GMAT
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: GRE
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
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 Only: Domestic - June 1 International - May 15
Additional admission/test requirements: GRE
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: GRE
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
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: GRE or MAT
Graduate coordinator: Dr. James Wood, 336-285-2314, woodj@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: GRE
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Bampia Bangura, 336-285-2067, babangur@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MAT Physical 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 or MAT
Graduate Coordinator: Dr. Dwedor Ford, (336) 285-3548, dwford1@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/Summer: No admission
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
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: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Miriam Wagner, 336-334-7916, wagnerm@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: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Chastity W. English, 336-334-7711, ckwarren@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Professional Licensure
Professional Service

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: None
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: None
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: None
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: Domestic - Oct 15 International - Oct 1
Summer: April 1 (Domestic Only)
Additional admission/test requirements: None
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: None
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Shamsuddin Ilias, 336-334-7564, ilias@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: None
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: GRE
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: GRE
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: GRE (PhD only)
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: GRE (PhD only)
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: None
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: GRE (PhD only)
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. Rajeev Agrawal, 336-334-7718, ragrawal@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: None
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

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: GRE or GMAT
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Roger Gagnon, 336-334-7656, gagnonr@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

Accounting
Human Resource Management
Supply Chain Systems

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: GRE (PhD only)
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: Resume, campus interview
Graduate coordinator: Clinical Counseling - Dr. Patricia Bethea, 336-334-7916, bethea@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: An earned degree in engineering, GRE (PhD only)
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: GRE or GMAT
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: None
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 - 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. 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. Hany Nakhla, 336-334-7758, hknakhla@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: GRE or GMAT
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Alisa Taliaferro, 336-285-2148, astaliaf@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

MSW Social Work (Joint with UNCG)

After the 2013-14 academic year, tuition for students enrolled in the Joint Master of Social Work program will be billed at a higher rate than the regular tuition for graduate programs. Students and applicants and advised to contact the Treasurer's office or website for more information.

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: GRE
Graduate coordinator: Dr. Arnold Barnes, 336-285-2049, abarnes@ncat.edu
Program website Application Instructions

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

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Programs