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About Graduate Programs

Albany State University offers graduate degrees that include the Education Specialist degree and Masters Degrees in Business Administration, Criminal Justice, School Counseling, Education (Early Childhood, Educational Administration and Supervision and Special Education), Nursing, Public Administration and Social Work.  Criminal Justice, Nursing and Education (Early Childhood, and Special Education), degrees are offered fully on-line.

With exceptional graduate faculty who are active in research and scholarship, the institution provides the academic and professional training and support needed to produce successful graduates.  The quality of graduate programs are affirmed by accreditation through national organizations that include, Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).

Albany State’s graduate on-line programs are consistently recognized for quality and affordability. rated Albany State University among the top four-year online colleges in 2016. selected the on-line MS in Early Childhood Education among the top 10 in the nation for program rigor and affordability in 2016 as well.  The University also recently ranked as a top value among Counseling master’s degrees in Georgia by Top Counseling Schools, based on their program completion rate, job placement rate, licensing exam pass rate, accreditation length, research productivity and tuition and fees.

Thank you for your interest in graduate education at Albany State University!  If you need assistance or have specific questions about our programs, do not hesitate to contact us at or at (229) 430-1534.  Also, feel free to reach out to the coordinator of the graduate program of interest to you as well for program specific information.

Admin Staff Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Office Location
Billy C. Black Building 389
(BCB 389)
504 College Drive
Albany,GA. 31705
Contact Information
Telephone: (229) 430-1354
Fax: (229) 434-7704