Mission of the ETSU School of Graduate Studies

Over 2,200 students are enrolled in the ETSU School of Graduate Studies. We offer 38 master's degree programs, 1 Education Specialist degree program, 11 doctoral degree programs, and 18 graduate certificates in various areas, including Art, Business, Health, Humanities, Science, Social Science, and Technology, resulting in well over 100 different program choices. All programs are approved by the state of Tennessee and all that are eligible for accreditation by outside accrediting agencies or boards are fully accredited.

Mission Statement: The mission of the School of Graduate Studies is to foster post-baccalaureate programs of scholarship that are recognized for their excellence and contributions to society. The School of Graduate Studies will provide an environment that stimulates:

  • Advanced understanding of the concepts, issues and practices of a discipline;
  • Independent thought and the ability to generate new knowledge;
  • The ability to contribute significantly to the academic community, professions and society;
  • Diversity among ideas, programs and people.

ETSU has been recognized as a "Best Southeastern College" by the Princeton Review.

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