Graduate and University Studies

Message from the Dean

Dear Student:

Welcome to the web site for the School of Graduate and University Studies at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.  You have made an important decision to continue your education, and you should be commended for that choice. We truly believe that once you see all the opportunities available at Southeastern, you will choose to become part of our family where students are the top priority and excellence is tradition. Our mission in the School of Graduate and University Studies is to provide an environment of academic excellence that enables students to be nationally competitive in their chosen fields. Southeastern is committed to offering quality graduate and undergraduate programs which preserve, extend, and disseminate knowledge.

The School of Graduate and University Studies has undergone several changes in recent years and now has the administrative oversight and responsibility over several programs and areas.  Please review the list below and select the area that you are interested in receiving more information.

  • Graduate Degree Programs (Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Science in Aerospace Administration & Logistics, Master of Science in Occupational Safety & Health, Master of Technology in Biology, and Master of Technology in Information Technology)
  • Undergraduate Degree Program (Bachelor of General Studies)
  • General Education Program
  • Honors Program

As in any family, we want you to reach your highest potential and live a meaningful life.  We hope that during your time at Southeastern you will develop the skills and abilities to become a fair-minded, ethical, informed, and intellectually-responsible citizen of the global community. The quality of your thoughts will determine, at least in part, the quality of your life. I wish you all the best as you embark on this new journey; may you achieve all of your goals at Southeastern and in life.

If you should have any questions concerning the School of Graduate and University Studies at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, do not hesitate to contact me (

Best wishes,

Jerry Polson

Dean, School of Graduate and University Studies