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Graduate School

A-State Commencement
Arkansas Biosciences Institute
A-State Campus Life
Library at Arkansas State
College of Business Bldg
Howl On Motorcycle
Dean B. Ellis Library
Dr. Shane Hunt
Fountain in front of Administration Bldg
Holiday Lights on the A-State Clock Tower
A-State Students
1946-47 State Intercollegiate Champs
Arch at A-State
Lady Red Wolves
Graduate School Office located in Library
Dean B. Ellis Library on A-State Campus
A-State Library in the Sun
Student Union Reng Center Heritage Plaza
Front of Student Union (Reng Center)
Campus Life at Student Union
Fowler Center at Night
Student Union in Evening
A-State Farm
Dr. Kwangkook (David) Jeong
Students in Lab
Howl and the Team
Women-Sunbelt-Champs 2015-16
Arch on Campus of A-State
A-State Basketball
Arch in the Snow

For Over Sixty Years . . .

The Graduate School at Arkansas State University has been offering graduate programs to our students for over 60 years and we are so proud of what  they have accomplished with the degrees they have attained with us.

We work together with our students to help enrich their lives locally, nationally, as well as globally.  The Graduate School believes that graduate study should be viewed as part of a well-rounded life experience and offers many programs to those seeking to achieve their educational goals. 

Graduate students are an integral part of our research, teaching, and service mission at A-State.  Our diverse community of faculty and graduate students makes significant contributions and serves as the backbone of the university's academic and research enterprise.

Graduate School Campus Tour

The Arch

For Graduate Students wanting to visit the A-State campus, please contact us at gradsch@astate.edu to schedule a date, at least a week in advance.  Our campus tours typically are scheduled to take place on Fridays.  Our Student-led Walking Tour of our campus is approximately 30 to 40 minutes in length, weather permitting. (Tours will wrap up in April and will not be available during the Summer Sessions.  They will begin again in September.)

The tour includes our Student Union, Red Wolf Fitness facility, Academic Buildings, and the Dean B. Ellis Library Building.  After your tour, you may want to visit our Arkansas State Museum located inside the Library Building, or try one of the food court options in the Student Union.

Visits with program directors are not a part of the Graduate School Campus Tour and will need to be scheduled separately with that department directly, if desired.  You are strongly encouraged to bring unofficial transcripts to those department visits, if scheduled, for a more knowledgeable visit with them.

Tuition Fellowships

A student at ASUWith a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher, residents of any U.S. state or territory qualify for a fellowship reducing tuition to the in-state rate of an Arkansas resident. Students must be enrolled in at least 6 hours for Fall and Spring semesters, and at least 3 hours in Summer terms to qualify.

International students pay a reduced tuition rate that is twice the in-state amount plus a fixed international student fee.

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Graduate Student Spotlight

The Yeagers

Meet the Yeagers, Emily and Eric.  This married couple share their unique story of pursuing the MSN Nurse Anesthesia Program together, here at A-State!

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Financial Education for Graduate Students

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Travel Assistance Award

Our graduate students are eligible to apply for financial assistance from the Graduate School in order to travel and present their research/scholarly work at a meeting or conference.

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Graduate Assistantship

The Graduate School has over 100 available assistantships that provide students the opportunity to acquire essential experience in research, teaching, technical or administrative fields while pursuing their degree.

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