Welcome from the Director of Graduate Studies

Welcome to Savannah State University’s Office of Graduate Studies. The oldest public historically black university in the State of Georgia, SSU is a Master’s degree granting institution, and one of thirty-one degree-granting campuses in the University System of Georgia.

Graduate study is a life-changing time of discovery and exploration in a specialized discipline. Over the course of your graduate degree, the graduate faculty will transform from teachers into mentors and into fellow colleagues. With the expertise and support of a dedicated and highly trained faculty and staff, graduate study at Savannah State University will help you launch your professional career.

If you need further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our office at grad@savannahstate.edu or at 912-358-4195. For more specific information, please feel free to contact the department or program of your choice.

I hope you visit SSU soon!

Thank you for your interest in our programs and we look forward to serving you.  

Dr. Nat Hardy

Director of Graduate Studies

Associate Professor of English & Humanities