Academic Programs

Major/Concentration

Degree Department and College

Websites

Graduate Coordinator

Departmental Requirements
Accounting (NT) Master of Professional Accountancy Adkerson School
of Accountancy


College of Business

Dr. Clyde Herring

ceh4@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7451

Adkerson School of Accountancy

Accounting Concentration (NT)

Major: Business Administration

Meridian Campus only
Master of Business Administration Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Graduate Studies in Business

Accounting Concentration

Major: Business Administration
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Clyde Herring

ceh4@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7451
Graduate Studies in Business
Aerospace Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Aerospace Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. David Thompson

dst@ae.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2068

Aerospace Engineering-M.S.

Aerospace Engineering Concentration

Major: Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Aerospace Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. David Thompson

dst@ae.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2068
Aerospace Engineering-Ph.D.
Agribusiness Management (NT) Master of Agribusiness Management Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Dr. Ardian Harri

Ah333@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5179

Agribusiness Management (Interdisciplinary Program)

Agricultural and Extension Education (T; NT) Master of Science School of Human Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Newman

mnewmanl@humansci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2950
Agricultural and Extension Education-M.S.
Agriculture and Extension Education Concentration

Major: Agricultural Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy School of Human Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Newman

mnewmanl@humansci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2950
Agricultural and Extension Education-Ph.D.
Agricultural Economics Concentration (T; NT) Major: Agriculture Master of Science Agricultural Economics

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Ardian Harri

ah333@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2751
Agricultural Economics-M.S.
Agricultural Life Sciences (T; NT)

Concentration: Animal Physiology
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Scott Willard

swillard@cals.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0233
Animal Physiology (Interdisciplinary Program)
Agricultural Life Sciences (T; NT)

Concentration: Biochemistry
Master of Science College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Kenneth Willeford

ken.willeford@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2651

Biochemistry-M.S.

Agricultural Life Sciences (T)

Concentration: Entomology and
Plant Pathology
Master of Science College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences

Dr. Kenneth Willeford

ken.willeford@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2085

Entomology and Plant Pathology-M.S.

Agricultural Life Sciences (T; NT)

Concentration: Genetics
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Scott Willard

swillard@cals.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0233

Genetics (Interdisciplinary Program)

Agricultural Sciences

Concentration: Agriculture and Extension Education
Doctor of Philosophy School of Human Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Newman

mnewmanl@humansci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2950
Agricultural and Extension Education-Ph.D.
Agricultural Sciences

Concentration: Animal and Dairy Science
Doctor of Philosophy Animal and Dairy Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040
Animal and Dairy Sciences-Ph.D.
Agricultural Sciences

Concentration: Animal Nutrition
Doctor of Philosophy Animal and Dairy Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040

Animal Nutrition-Ph.D.

Agricultural Sciences

Concentration: Engineering Technology
Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Fei Yu

Fy29@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7350
Engineering Technology (Interdisciplinary Program)
Agricultural Sciences

Concentration: Poultry Science
Doctor of Philosophy Poultry Science

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Chris McDaniel

cmcdaniel@poultry.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3416
Poultry Science-Ph.D.
Agriculture (T; NT)

Concentration: Agricultural Economics
Master of Science Agricultural Economics

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Ardian Harri

Ah333@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5179
Agricultural Economics-M.S.
Agriculture (T)

Concentration: Animal Nutrition
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040

Animal Nutrition (Interdisciplinary Program)

Agriculture (T; NT)

Concentration: Animal Science
Master of Science Animal and Dairy Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040

Animal and Dairy Sciences-M.S.

Agriculture (T; NT)

Concentration: Engineering Technology
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Fei Yu

Fy29@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7350
Engineering Technology (Interdisciplinary Program)
Agriculture (T; NT)

Concentration: Poultry Science
Master of Science Poultry Science

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Chris McDaniel

cmcdaniel@poultry.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3416

Poultry Science-M.S.

Agronomy Concentration

Major: Agricultural Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Agricultural Sciences-Ph.D.
Agronomy Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Plant and Soil Sciences
Master of Science Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences-M.S.
Animal and Dairy Science Concentration

Major: Agricultural Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Animal and Dairy Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040
Agricultural Sciences (Animal and Dairy Science)-Ph.D.
Animal Nutrition Concentration (T)

Major: Agriculture
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040

Agriculture (Interdisciplinary Program)

Animal Nutrition Concentration

Major: Agricultural Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Animal and Dairy Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040

Agricultural Sciences(Animal Nutrition)-Ph.D.

Animal Physiology Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Agricultural Life Sciences
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Scott Willard

swillard@cals.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0233

Agricultural Life Sciences (Interdisciplinary Program)

Animal Science Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Agriculture
Master of Science Animal and Dairy Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Jamie Larson

j.larson@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0040
Agriculture (Animal Science)-M.S.
Applied Anthropology (T) Master of Arts Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. David Hoffman

dhoffman@anthro.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7524
Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures-M.A.
Applied Physics Concentration

Major: Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Henk Arnoldus

hfa1@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2919

Applied Physics (Interdisciplinary Program)

Applied Psychology

Concentration: Cognitive Science
Doctor of Philosophy Psychology

College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Jarrod Moss

jmoss@psychology.msstate.edu

(662) 325-8250

Cognitive Science-Ph.D.
Applied Psychology

Concentration: Clinical Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy Psychology

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Michael Nadorff

mnadorff@psychology@msstate.edu

(662) 325-1222

Clinical Psychology-Ph.D.

Automotive Engineering Graduate Certificate Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
n/a n/a
Biochemistry Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Agricultural Life Sciences
Master of Science College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Kenneth Willeford

kwilleford@bch.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2651

Agriculture and Life Sciences (Biochemistry)-M.S.

Biological Engineering (T) Master of Science Agricultural and
Biological Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Prem Parajuli

pparajuli@abe.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0206
Biological Engineering-M.S.
Biological Engineering Concentration

Major: Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Agricultural and
Biological Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Prem Parajuli

pparajuli@abe.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0206
Biological Engineering-Ph.D.
Biological Sciences (T) Master of Science Biological Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Mark Welch

mw497@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7564
Biological Sciences-M.S.
Biological Sciences Doctor of Philosophy Biological Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Mark Welch

mw497@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7564
Biological Sciences-Ph.D.
Biomedical Engineering (T) Master of Science Agricultural and
Biological Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Steven Elder

selder@abe.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3282
Biomedical Engineering-M.S.
Biomedical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy Agricultural and
Biological Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Steven Elder

selder@abe.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3282
Biomedical Engineering-Ph.D.
Business Administration (NT) Master of Business Administration Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891
Business Administration
Business Administration (NT)

Concentration: Accounting

Meridian Campus only
Master of Business Administration Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Accounting)

Business Administration

Concentration: Accounting
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Accounting)-Ph.D.

Business Administration

Concentration: Economics
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891
Business Administration (Economics)-Ph.D.
Business Administration

Concentration: Information Systems
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Information Systems)-Ph.D.

Business Administration

Concentration: Finance
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Finance)-Ph.D.

Business Administration

Concentration: Management
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Management)-Ph.D.

Business Administration

Concentration: Marketing
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Marketing)-Ph.D.

Business Information Systems Concentration

Major: Business Administration
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Business Administration (Information Systems)-Ph.D.

Chemical Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Swalm School of
Chemical Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Neeraj Rai

nr373@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0790

Chemical Engineering-M.S.

Chemical Engineering

Major: Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Swalm School of
Chemical Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Neeraj Rai

nr373@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0790

Chemical Engineering-Ph.D.

Chemistry (T) Master of Science Chemistry

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Joseph Emerson

jemerson@chemistry.msstate.edu

(662) 325-9500
Chemistry-M.S.
Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy Chemistry

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Joseph Emerson

jemerson@chemistry.msstate.edu

(662) 325-9500
Chemistry-Ph.D.
Civil Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Civil and Environmental Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Farshid Vahedifard

farshid@cee.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0902
Civil Engineering-M.S.
Civil Engineering Concentration

Major: Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Civil and Environmental Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Farshid Vahedifard

farshid@cee.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0902
Civil Engineering-Ph.D.
Cognitive Science Doctor of Philosophy Psychology

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Kevin Armstrong

kja3@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7657
Cognitive Science-Ph.D.
College/Postsecondary Student Counseling and Personnel Services Doctor of Philosophy Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Charles Palmer

cpalmer@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7098
Counseling, Educational Psychology and Foundations, Ph.D.
Community College Education (NT) Master of Arts in Teaching Leadership and Foundations

College of Education

Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066

Community College Education-M.A.
Community College Leadership Doctor of Philosophy Leadership and Foundations

College of Education
Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066
Community College Leadership-Ph.D.
Computational Biology Graduate Certificate Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Andy Perkins

ap335@msstate.edu
Computational Biology
Computational Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Manav Bhatia

mb2908@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3623
Computational Engineering-M.S.
Computational Engineering Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Manav Bhatia

mb2908@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3623
Computational Engineering-Ph.D.
Computer Science (T; NT) Master of Science Computer Science
and Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. T. Jankun-Kelly

tjk@cse.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7504
Computer Science-M.S.
Computer Science Doctor of Philosophy Computer Science
and Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. T. Jankun-Kelly

tjk@cse.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7504

Computer Science-Ph.D.

Counselor Education (T; NT) Master of Science Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Carlen Henington

cdh@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7098
Counselor Education-M.S.
Counselor Education Concentration EDU (T; NT)

Major: Education
Educational Specialist Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Carlen Henington

cdh@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7917
Counselor Education-Ed.S
Counselor Education/Student Counseling and Guidance Services Doctor of Philosophy Counseling and
Educational Psychology
Dr. Charles Palmer

cpalmer@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7917
Counselor Education/Student Counseling and Guidance Services-Ph.D.
Curriculum and Instruction Doctor of Philosophy Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education

Dr. Rebecca Robichaux-Davis

Rr102@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7117

Curriculum and Instruction-Ph.D.

Diversity Graduate Certificate History

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Alan Marcus

aim10@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3604

Diversity Certificate Program

Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Doctor of Philosophy Geosciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Renee Clary

rclary@geosci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3915
Earth and Atmospeheric Sciences-Ph.D.
Economics (T; NT) Master of Arts Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Randy Campbell

rcampbell@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891

Economics-M.A.

Education (T; NT)

Concentration: Counselor Education
Educational Specialist Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Charles Palmer

cpalmer@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7917
Counselor Education-Ed.S.
Education (T; NT)

Concentration: Elementary Education
Educational Specialist Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Rebecca Robichaux-Davis

Rr102@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7108
Elementary Education-Ed.S.
Education (T; NT)

Concentration: School Administration
Educational Specialist Leadership and Foundations

College of Education
Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066
School Administration-Ed.S.
Education (T; NT)

Concentration: School Psychology
Educational Specialist Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Charles Palmer

cpalmer@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7917
School Psychology-Ed.S.
Education (T; NT)

Concentration: Secondary Education
Educational Specialist Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Missy Hopper

Pfh7@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3681
Secondary Education-Ed.S.
Education (T; NT)

Concentration: Special Education
Educational Specialist Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Sandy Devlin

sdevlin@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3747
Special Education-Ed.S.
Education (T; NT)

Concentration: Technology
Educational Specialist Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260
Technology- Ed.S.
Education

Concentration: Technology
Doctor of Education Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260
Technology-Ph.D.
Educational Psychology (T; NT) Master of Science Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Carlen Henington

cdh@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7917
Educational Psychology-M.S.
Educational Psychology Doctor of Philosophy Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Carlen Henington

cdh@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7917
Educational Psychology-Ph.D.
Electrical and Computer Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Electrical and Computer Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. James Fowler

fowler@ece.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2578
Electrical and Computer Engineering-M.S.
Electrical and Computer Engineering Doctor of Philosophy Electrical and Computer Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. James Fowler

fowler@ece.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2578
Electrical and Computer Engineering-Ph.D.
Elementary Education (NT) Master of Science Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Rebecca Robichaux-Davis

Rr102@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7108
Elementary Education-M.S.
Elementary Education Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Education
Educational Specialist Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Rebecca Robichaux-Davis

Rr102@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7108
Elementary Education-Ed.S.
Elementary, Middle and Secondary Education Administration Doctor of Philosophy Leadership and Foundations

College of Education
Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066
Elementary, Middle and Secondary Education Administration-Ph.D.
Engineering

Concentration: Aerospace Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Aerospace Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. David Thompson

dst@ae.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2068
Aerospace Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering (NT) Master of Engineering Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Kari Babski-Reeves

kari@ise.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1677
Engineering (Interdisciplinary Program)
Engineering

Concentration: Applied Physics
Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Henk Arnoldus

hfa1@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2919
Applied Physics (Interdisciplinary Program)
Engineering

Concentration: Biological Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Agricultural and
Biological Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Prem Parajuli

pparajuli@abe.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0206
Biological Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering

Concentration: Chemical Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Swalm School of
Chemical Engineering


Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Neeraji Rai

nr373@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0790
Chemical Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering

Concentration: Civil Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Civil and Environmental Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Farshid Vahedifard

farshid@cee.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0902
Civil Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering

Concentration: Education Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Industrial and Systems Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Lesley Strawderman

strawderman@ise.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7214
Industrial Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering

Concentration: Industrial Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Industrial and Systems Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Stan Bullington

bullington@ise.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7621
Industrial Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering

Concentration: Mechanical Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Mechanical Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Yucheng Liu

yl86@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7308
Mechanical Engineering-Ph.D.
Engineering Technology Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Agriculture
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Fei Yu

Fy29@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7350
Agriculture (Interdisciplinary Program)
Engineering Technology Concentration

Major: Agricultural Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Fei Yu

Fy29@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7350
Agriculture Sciences (Interdisciplinary Program)
English (T; NT) Master of Arts English

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Lara Dodds

ld214@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2354
English-M.A.
Entomology and
Plant Pathology
Concentration (T)

Major: Agricultural Life Sciences
Master of Science College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Kenneth Willeford

ken.willeford@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0206
Agricultural Life Sciences-M.S.
Environmental Toxicology Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum

(Basic Sciences/Clinical Sciences/

Pathobiology and Population Medicine)
Dr. Russell Carr

rlcarr@cvm.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1039
Environmental Toxicology-Ph.D.
Exercise Physiology Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Kinesiology
Master of Science Kinesiology

College of Education
Dr. Adam Knight

Aknight@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2963
Exercise Physiology-M.S.
Fashion Design and Merchandising Master of Science College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Newman

mnewmanl@humansci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2950
Fashion Design and Merchandising-M.S.
Finance Concentration

Major: Business Administration
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891
Business Administration-Ph.D.
Food Science and Technology Concentration (T)

Major: Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion
Master of Science Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion-M.S.
Food Science and Technology Concentration

Major: Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion
Doctor of Philosophy Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion-Ph.D.
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion (T)

Concentration: Food Science and Technology
Master of Science Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science and Technology-M.S.
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion

Concentration: Food Science and Technology
Doctor of Philosophy Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science and Technology-Ph.D.
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion (T; NT)

Concentration: Health Promotion
Master of Science Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Health Promotion-M.S.
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion (T)

Concentration: Nutrition
Master of Science Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Nutrition-M.S.
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion

Concentration: Nutrition
Doctor of Philosophy Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Nutrition-Ph.D.
Foreign Language (T; NT) Master of Arts Foreign Languages

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Brian Davisson

bd641@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3480
Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures-M.A.
Forest Resources

Concentration: Sustainable Bioproducts
Doctor of Philosophy Sustainable Bioproducts

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Rubin Shmulsky

rs26@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2243
Sustainable Bioproducts-Ph.D.
Forest Resources

Concentration: Forestry
Doctor of Philosophy Forestry

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Andrew Ezell

aezell@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2949
Forestry-Ph.D.
Forest Resources

Concentration: Wildlife and Fisheries
Doctor of Philosophy Wildlife, Fisheries
and Aquaculture


College of Forest Resources
Dr. Kevin Hunt

kevin.hunt@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0870
Wildlife and Fisheries-Ph.D.
Forestry (T; NT) Master of Science Forestry

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Andrew Ezell

aezell@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2949
Forestry-M.S.
Forestry Concentration

Major: Forest Resources
Doctor of Philosophy Forestry

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Andrew Ezell

aezell@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2949
Forest Resources-Ph.D.
Gender Studies Graduate Certificate Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Kimberly Kelly

kk435@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2495
Gender Studies Certificate Program
General Biology (NT)

Online Only
Master of Science Biological Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Donna M. Gordon

dg300@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3120
General Biology-M.S.
Genetics (T; NT)

Major: Agricultural Life Sciences
Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Scott Willard
swillard@cals.msstate.edu
(662) 325-0233

Genetics (Interdisciplinary Program)

Geoscience (T; NT) Master of Science Geosciences

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Renee Clary

rclary@geosci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3915
Geosciences-M.S.
Gerontology Graduate Certificate School of Human Sciences

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Joe Wilmoth

jwilmoth@humansci.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0918
Gerontology Certificate Program
Graduate Applied Economics Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum

(Agricultural Economics/Finance and Economics)
Dr. Randy Campbell

rcampbell@cobilan.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2341
Graduate Applied Economics-Ph.D.
Health Promotion Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion
Master of Science Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

we59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion-M.S.
History (T; NT) Master of Arts History

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Stephen Brain

sb728@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3604
History-M.A.
History Doctor of Philosophy History

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Stephen Brain

sb728@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3604
History-Ph.D.
Horticulture Concentration (T)

Major: Plant and Soil Sciences
Master of Science Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences-M.S.
Horticulture Concentration

Major: Plant and Soil Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences-Ph.D.
Human Development and Family Studies Master of Science School of Human Sciences College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Dr. Tommy Phillips (HD&FS)

tphillips@humansci.msstate.edu

662-325-0655
Human Development and Family Studies-M.S.
Human Development and Family Studies Doctor of Philosophy School of Human Sciences College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Dr. Tommy Phillips (HD&FS)

tphillips@humansci.msstate.edu

662-325-0655
Human Development and Family Studies-Ph.D.
Industrial Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Industrial and Systems Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Stan Bullington

bullington@ise.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3866
Industrial Engineering-M.S.
Industrial Engineering

Major: Industrial and Systems Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Industrial and Systems Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Stan Bullington

bullington@ise.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3866
Industrial and Systems Engineering-Ph.D.
Information Systems (NT) Master of Science in Information Systems Management and Information Systems

College of Business
Dr. Robert Otondo

rotondo@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1961
Information Systems-M.S.
Instructional Systems and Workforce Development Doctor of Philosophy Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260
Instructional Systems and Workforce Development-Ph.D.
Instructional Technology (NT) Master of Science in Instructional Technology Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260
Instructional Technology-M.S.
Kinesiology (T; NT)

Concentrations: Exercise Physiology, Sport Administration, and Sport Pedagogy
Master of Science Kinesiology

College of Education
Dr. Adam Knight

Aknight@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2963
Kinesiology-M.S.
Landscape Architecture (T) Master of Landscape Architecture Landscape Architecture

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Chuo Li

cl1004@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3012
Landscape Architecture-M.L.A.
Life Sciences

Concentration: Animal Physiology
Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Scott Willard

swillard@cals.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0233
Animal Physiology-Ph.D. (Interdisciplinary Program)
Life Sciences

Concentration: Entomology and
Plant Pathology
Doctor of Philosophy College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Kenneth Willeford

Kwilleford@bch.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2085
Entomology and Plant Pathology-Ph.D.
Life Sciences

Concentration: Genetics
Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum Dr. Scott Willard

swillard@cals.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0233

Genetics-Ph.D. (Interdisciplinary Program)

Management Concentration

Major: Business Administration
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891
Business Administration-Ph.D.
Manufacturing Graduate Certificate Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Mr. Judith Schneider

schneider@me.msstate.edu

(662) 325-9154
Manufacturing Certificate Program
Marketing Concentration

Major: Business Administration
Doctor of Philosophy Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891
Business Administration-Ph.D.
Materials Engineering Graduate Certificate Interdisciplinary Curriculum

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Judith Schneider

schneider@me.msstate.edu

(662) 325-9154
Materials Engineering Certificate Program
Mathematics (T; NT) Master of Science Mathematics and Statistics

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Mohammad Sepehrifar

msepehrifar@math.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7145
Mathematics-M.S.
Mathematical Sciences Doctor of Philosophy Mathematics and Statistics

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Mohammad Sepehrifar

msepehrifar@math.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7145
Mathematical Sciences-Ph.D.
Mechanical Engineering (T; NT) Master of Science Mechanical Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Yucheng Liu

Yl86@msstate.edu

(662) 325-8231
Mechanical Engineering-M.S.
Mechanical Engineering Concentration

Major: Engineering
Doctor of Philosophy Mechanical Engineering

Bagley College
of Engineering
Dr. Yucheng Liu

Yl86@msstate.edu

(662) 325-8231

Mechanical Engineering-Ph.D.

Middle Level Education

Alternate Route (NT)
Master of Arts

in Teaching Middle Level
Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Ms. Susan Steward

ssteward@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-0527
Middle Level Education-M.A.
Molecular Biology Doctor of Philosophy College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Kenneth Willeford

kwilleford@bch.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2651
Molecular Biology-Ph.D.
Music (NT) Master of Music Education Department of Music Dr. Gary Packwood

gary.packwood@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3490
Music-M.M.E.
Nutrition Concentration (T)

Major: Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion
Master of Science Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

mwe59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion-M.S.
Nutrition Concentration

Major: Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion
Doctor of Philosophy Food Science, Nutrition
and Health Promotion


College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Will Evans

mwe59@msstate.edu

(662) 325-5508
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion-Ph.D.
Physics (T; NT) Master of Science Physics and Astronomy

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Henk F. Arnoldus

hfa1@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2806
Physics-M.S.
Physics Doctor of Philosophy

Physics and Astronomy

College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Henk F. Arnoldus

hfa1@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2806
Physics-Ph.D.

Plant and Soil Sciences

Concentration: Agronomy

Doctor of Philosophy Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Agronomy)-Ph.D.
Plant and Soil Sciences

Concentration: Horticulture
Doctor of Philosophy Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Horticulture)-Ph.D.
Plant and Soil Sciences

Concentration: Weed Science
Doctor of Philosophy Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Weed Science)-Ph.D.
Plant and Soil Sciences (T; NT)

Concentration: Agronomy
Master of Science Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Agronomy)-M.S.
Plant and Soil Sciences (T; NT)

Concentration: Horticulture
Master of Science Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Horticulture)-M.S.
Plant and Soil Sciences (T; NT)

Concentration: Weed Science
Master of Science Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Weed Science)-M.S.
Political Science (T; NT) Master of Arts Political Science and Public Administration

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Edward P. French

efrench@pspa.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2711
Political Science-M.A.
Poultry Science Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Agriculture
Master of Science Poultry Science

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Aaron Kiess

a.kiess@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3416
Poultry Science (Agriculture)-M.S.
Poultry Science Concentration

Major: Agricultural Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Poultry Science

College of Agriculture
and Life Sciences
Dr. Aaron Kiess

a.kiess@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3416
Poultry Science (Agricultural Sciences)-Ph.D.
Project Management (NT) Master of Business Administration Graduate Studies
in Business


College of Business
Dr. Nicole Ponder

nponder@business.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1891
Project Management-MBA
Psychology (T) Master of Science Psychology

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Kevin Armstrong

kja3@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7657
Psychology-M.S.
Public Policy and Administration (NT) Master of Public Policy and Administration Political Science and Public Administration

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Edward P. French

efrench@pspa.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2711
Public Policy and Administration-MPPA
Public Policy and Administration Doctor of Philosophy Political Science and Public Administration

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Edward P. French

efrench@pspa.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2711
Public Policy and Administration-Ph.D.
School Administration (NT) Master of Science Leadership and Foundations

College of Education
Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066
School Administration-M.S.
School Administration Concentration

Major: Education (T; NT)
Educational Specialist Leadership and Foundations

College of Education
Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066
School Administration-Ed.S.
School Psychology Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Education
Educational Specialist Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Carlen Henington

cdh@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7009
School Psychology-Ed.S.
School Psychology Concentration (T)

Major: Education
Doctor of Philosophy Counseling and
Educational Psychology


College of Education
Dr. Carlen Henington

cdh@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7009

School Psychology-Ph.D.

Secondary Education (NT) Master of Science Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Missy Hopper

Pfh7@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3681
Secondary Education-M.S.
Secondary Education Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Education
Educational Specialist Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Missy Hopper

Pfh7@msstate.edu

(662) 325-3681

Secondary Education-Ed.S.

Secondary Teacher Alternate Route (NT) Master of Arts in Teaching-Secondary Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Ms. Katrina Miller

kmiller@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1999
Secondary Teacher Alternate Route-M.A.
Special Education Alternate Route (NT) Master of Arts in Teaching- Special Education Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Bethany McKissick

bmckissick@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-8342
Special Education Alternate Route-M.A.
Sociology (T; NT) Master of Science Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Stacy Haynes

shh56@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7876
Sociology-M.S.
Sociology Doctor of Philosophy Sociology

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Stacy Haynes

shh56@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7876
Sociology-Ph.D.
Special Education (NT) Master of Science Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Sandy Devlin

sdevlin@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3747
Special Education-M.S.
Special Education Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Education
Educational Specialist Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education

College of Education
Dr. Sandy Devlin

sdevlin@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3747
Special Education-Ed.S.
Sport Administration Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Kinesiology
Master of Science Kinesiology

College of Education
Dr. Adam Love

alove@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2963
Kinesiology (Sport Administration)-M.S.
Sport Pedagogy Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Kinesiology
Master of Science Kinesiology

College of Education
Dr. Adam Love

alove@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-2963

Kinesiology (Sport Pedagogy)-M.S.

Statistics (T; NT) Master of Science Mathematics and Statistics

College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Mohammad Sepehrifar

msepehrifar@math.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7145

Statistics-M.S.

Sustainable Bioproducts (T; NT) Master of Science Sustainable Bioproducts

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Rubin Schmulsky

rs26@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3106
Sustainable Bioproducts-M.S.
Sustainable Bioproducts Concentration

Major: Forest Resources
Doctor of Philosophy Sustainable Bioproducts

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Rubin Schmulsky

rs26@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3106

Sustainable Bioproducts (Forest Resources)-Ph.D.

Forest Resources Concentration

Major: Sustainable Bioproducts
Doctor of Philosophy Sustainable Bioproducts

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Rubin Schmulsky

rs26@cfr.msstate.edu

(662) 325-3106

Sustainable Bioproducts (Forest Resources)-Ph.D.

Systems Concentration (NT)

Major: Accounting
Master of Professional Accountancy Adkerson School
of Accountancy


College of Business
Dr. Clyde Herring

ceh4@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7451
Accounting (Systems)-M.P.A.
Taxation (NT) Master of Taxation Adkerson School
of Accountancy


College of Business
Dr. Clyde Herring

ceh4@msstate.edu

(662) 325-7451

Taxation-M.TX.

Technology (NT) Master of Science Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260
Technology-M.S.
Technology Concentration (T; NT)

Major: Education
Educational Specialist Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260

Technology-Ed.S.

Technology Concentration

Major: Education
Doctor of Education Instructional Systems and Workforce Development

College of Education
Dr. Chien Yu

cyu@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7260

Technology-Ph.D.

Veterinary Medical Science (T; NT) Master of Science Interdisciplinary Curriculum

(Basic Sciences/Clinical Sciences/

Pathobiology and Population Medicine)

College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Larry Hanson

hanson@cvm.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1202

Veterinary Medical Science-M.S. (Interdisciplinary Program)

Veterinary Medical Science Doctor of Philosophy Interdisciplinary Curriculum

(Basic Sciences/Clinical Sciences/

Pathobiology and Population Medicine)

College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Larry Hanson

hanson@cvm.msstate.edu

(662) 325-1202
Veterinary Medical Science-Ph.D. (Interdisciplinary Program)
Weed Science Concentration (T)

Major: Plant and Soil Sciences
Master of Science Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767

Plant and Soil Sciences (Weed Scinece)-M.S.

Weed Science Concentration

Major: Plant and Soil Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Plant and Soil Sciences

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Michael Cox

msc15@msstate.edu

(662) 325-2767
Plant and Soil Sciences (Weed Science)-Ph.D.
Wildlife, Fisheries & Aquaculture (T) Master of Science Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Kevin Hunt

kevin.hunt@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0870
Wildlife, Fisheries & Aquaculture-M.S.
Wildlife and Fisheries Concentration

Major: Forest Resources
Doctor of Philosophy Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture

College of Forest Resources
Dr. Kevin Hunt

kevin.hunt@msstate.edu

(662) 325-0870
Wildlife, Fisheries & Aquaculture-Ph.D.
Workforce Educational Leadership (NT)

offered in conjunction with Alcorn State University
Master of Science Leadership and Foundations

College of Education
Dr. Stephanie King

sking@colled.msstate.edu

(662) 325-7066
Workforce Educational Leadership-M.S.