Southern Polytechnic State University

Graduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

Graduate Admissions

General Information

This section contains information that pertains to all graduate programs.

Admission Information – All applicants require:

A completed application form

A $20 non-refundable application fee

Three letters of reference

An official transcript from each previous college attended

Some departments require the GRE or GMAT. See admissions requirements for the specific major you are interested in for details.

All admission materials must be received by the dates in the following schedule:


Deadline for Admission


July 1


November 1


April 1

Materials received after the deadline dates will be processed, but may not be processed in time to allow students to begin that term.

Admission to Southern Polytechnic State University is made without regard to race, nationality, sex, or religion.

For any information regarding admission to Southern Polytechnic State University, write:

Director of Graduate Studies

Southern Polytechnic State University

1100 South Marietta Parkway

Marietta, Georgia 30060-2896.

The university reserves the right to withdraw admission prior to or following enrollment if the student becomes ineligible as determined by the standards of the University or Board of Regents.

Each program has unique entrance requirements. For details, see the admissions requirements for the program you are interested in the pages that follow.