Graduate Degree Programs

Please send all transcripts and application materials to:
 
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
The Graduate School
103 Race Hall, Dept. 5305
615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37403
 
 
 


 

 
Program Coordinator Contact Info Application Requirements Application Deadline

 

Accountancy, M.Acc.

Catalog

Elizabeth Bell, Director of Graduate Programs

Elizabeth-Bell@utc.edu

(423) 425-2326

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE or GMAT Scores



Rolling Admission

 

Advanced Educational Practice: Instructional Leadership

Catalog

Dr. Barry Kamrath, Director

Barry-Kamrath@utc.edu

(423) 425-4542

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose

 

Please contact School of Education for Additional Information

 

Advanced Educational Practice: Principal Licensure

Catalog

Dr. Barry Kamrath, Coordinator

Barry-Kamrath@utc.edu

(423) 425-4542

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • Portfolio
SUMMER
March 22
FALL
June 15

 

Advanced Educational Practice: School Psychology

Catalog

Dr. Pamela Guess, Coordinator

Pamela-Guess@utc.edu

(423) 425-4175

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
 SUMMER
March 1
FALL
Priority - February 1
 June 15

 

Athletic Training, M.S.

Catalog

 

Dr. Carrie Baker, Program Coordinator

Carrie-Baker@utc.edu

(423) 425-2259

Documents will need to be submitted through the ATCAS application.

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
    • ATCAS GRE School Code (7164)
  • Letter of Interest
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Proof of CPR Certification (Front and Back Copy of the Card)
  • Completed technical standards form
  • Prerequisite Syllabi

Admits for Summer Only

Students please wait until after September 16th, 2015 to submit an application. We are currently switching to the ATCAS application system.

GATP has a rolling admission process in which we accept applications from August until the GATP faculty believe enough quality applicants have been submitted to the program from which to select candidates to fill the available spots.  Generally, we stop accepting applications around February each year. 

 

Business Administration, Executive, E.M.B.A

Catalog

Michael Owens, Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs, College of Business

 michael-owens@utc.edu

(423) 425-5250

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE or GMAT Scores
  • Resume
  • Recommendation from employer

 

 FALL ADMISSION ONLY

Suggested Deadline July 1

*Program not admitting students for Fall 2015

 

Business Administration, M.B.A.

Catalog

Elizabeth Bell, Director of Graduate Programs

Elizabeth-Bell@utc.edu

(423) 425-2326

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE or GMAT Scores

 

Rolling Admission 

 

Business Administration, Professional, P.M.B.A.

Catalog

Business Administration, Professional, Business Analytics, P.M.B.A.

Catalog

 Christine Estoye, Online MBA Program Manager

 Christine-Estoye@utc.edu

 (423) 425-1730

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE or GMAT Scores
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 2 letters of recommendation from previous or current employer
  • Complete Resume

 

Rolling Admission

 

Computer Science, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Li Yang, Graduate Program Coordinator

Li-Yang@utc.edu

(423) 425-4392

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Counseling: Clinical Mental Health, M.Ed.

Catalog

Dr. Elizabeth O'Brien, Graduate Program Coordinator

Elizabeth-O'Brien@utc.edu

(423) 425-4544

 

 

FALL ADMISSION ONLY
February 15

 

Counseling: School, M.Ed.

Catalog

Dr. Elizabeth O'Brien, Graduate Program Coordinator

Elizabeth-O'Brien@utc.edu

(423) 425-4544

 

 

FALL ADMISSION ONLY
February 15

 

Criminal Justice, M.S.C.J.

Catalog

Dr. Tammy Garland, Coordinator

Tammy-Garland@utc.edu

(423) 425-5245

 

 

 
 Rolling Admission 

 

Elementary Education, M.Ed. Secondary Education, M.Ed. Special Education, M.Ed.

Elementary Catalog

 

Secondary Catalog

 

Special Catalog

Dr. Renee Murley, Director

Renee-Murley@utc.edu

(423) 425-4684

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • PRAXIS CORE scores.
    • Non-licensure and Special Education applicants can submit proof of current teaching licensure or PRAXIS CORE scores.
  • Special Education applicants must also submit 2 letters of recommendation.

 

 

 

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Engineering: Chemical, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Soubantika Palchoudhury, Coordinator

Soubantika-Palchoudhury@utc.edu

(423) 425-5455

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores

 

  Rolling Admission

 

Engineering: Civil, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Weidong Wu, Coordinator

Weidong-Wu@utc.edu

(423) 425-5822

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores

 

 Rolling Admission 

 

Engineering: Computational Engineering, M.S.

Catalog

 Dr. James Newman, Coordinator

 James-Newman@utc.edu

(423) 425-5489

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores

 

 

 

Computational Science: Computational Engineering, Ph.D.

Catalog

  Dr. James Newman, Coordinator

 James-Newman@utc.edu

(423) 425-5489

 

 

 

 

Computational Science: Computer Science, Ph.D.

Catalog

  Dr. Li Yang, Coordinator

Li-Yang@utc.edu

(423) 425-5392

 

 

 

 

Engineering: Electrical

Catalog

Dr. Raga Ahmed, Coordinator

raga-ahmed@utc.edu

(423) 425-5456

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Engineering: Industrial, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Phil Kazemersky, Coordinator

Phil-Kazemersky@utc.edu

(423) 425-4718

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Engineering Management, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Nesli Alp, Coordinator

Neslihan-Alp@utc.edu

(423) 425-4032

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
  • 1 Letter of Recommendation from a Senior Manager or a Professor.

 

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Engineering: Mechanical, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Prakash Dhamshala, Coordinator

Prakash-Dhamshala@utc.edu

(423) 425-4390

  •  Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores

 

 Rolling Admission

 

English, M.A.

Catalog

Dr. Rebecca Jones, Director of Graduate Studies

rebecca-jones01@utc.edu

(423) 425-4608

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • GRE Scores
  • Creative Writing applicants must also provide a writing sample.

 

 

Rolling Admission

 

Environmental Science, M.S.

 

Catalog

Dr. Jennifer Boyd, Graduate Program Coordinator

Jennifer-Boyd@utc.edu

(423) 425-5638

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Publication or Research Sample
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
    • please indicate the faculty member that you intend to work with, as well as your area of focus/research

 

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Health and Human Performance, M.S.

Catalog

Dr. Marisa Colston, Graduate Program Coordinator

marisa-colston@utc.edu

(423) 425-4743

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
  • Letter of Interest
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation - at least two from University Faculty
  • Resume

 

 

Students typically accepted for Fall semester

 

Interior Design, MID

Catalog

 

Dr. Dana Moody

Dana-Moody@utc.edu

423-425-4459

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
  • Statement of Purpose
  • A portfolio of undergraduate and professional work. Print or digital versions are acceptable and should not exceed 25 images/pages.
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
 
 
Rolling Admission

 

Interior Design, M.S.

Catalog

 

Dr. Dana Moody

Dana-Moody@utc.edu

423-425-4459

 
  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • GRE Scores
  • Statement of Purpose
  • A portfolio of undergraduate and professional work. Print or digital versions are acceptable and should not exceed 25 images/pages.
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation

 

 

 

Rolling Admission

 

Learning and Leadership, Ed.D.

 

Catalog

Dr. Beth Crawford, Program Director

utclead@utc.edu

(423) 425-5445

(email preferred)

  • Completed Graduate School Application
    • Non-refundable application fee
    • Official transcripts (all institutions attended)
    • Official GRE scores (taken within five years of application)
  • Completed Learning and Leadership Program Application
    • Statement of Purpose Essay
    • Current resume / CV)
    • Three (3) Learning and Leadership recommendations
FALL ADMISSION ONLY 
 

Applications are typically accepted mid-November through February for each upcoming Fall cohort. Please refer to the program website for details.

 

Mathematics, M.S.

 

Catalog

Dr. Francesco Barioli, Graduate Program Coordinator

Francesco-Barioli@utc.edu

(423) 425-2198

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • If the applicant is also applying for an assistantship, GRE Verbal and Quantitative scores must also be submitted.

 

 

Rolling Admission

 

Music, M.M.

Catalog

Dr. Kevin Ford, Coordinator of Graduate Program

Kevin-Ford@utc.edu

(423) 425-5243

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • Department Exams - Please Contact Music Dept for Specific Information

 

 Rolling Admission

 

Nursing Administration, D.N.P.

Catalog

Dr. Carolyn Schreeder

Carolyn-Schreeder@utc.edu

(423) 425-2129

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • Nursing Application
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Proof of Licensure
  • GRE or MAT test

 

 

SPRING ADMISSION ONLY

June 1

 

Nursing Practice, D.N.P.

 

Catalog

Dr. Joanie Jackson, Coordinator

Joanie-Jackson@utc.edu

(423) 425-2131

 

 

SPRING ADMISSION ONLY 

June 1

 

Nursing: Anesthesia, M.S.N.

 

Catalog

Sarah Wright, Coordinator

Sarah-Wright@utc.edu

(423) 425-4750

 

 

 

SUMMER ADMISSION ONLY 

August 1

 

Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner, M.S.N.

 

Catalog

Sarah Wright, Coordinator

Sarah-Wright@utc.edu

(423) 425-4750

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • Nursing Application
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Licenses, CPR, and Certificates
  • GRE or MAT test

 

 

SUMMER ADMISSION ONLY 

October 1

 

 

Occupational Therapy Doctorate, O.T.D.

Catalog

Dr. Susan McDonald, Director

Susan-McDonald@utc.edu

(423) 425-5759

 FALL ADMISSION ONLY

 

OTCAS DEADLINE
January 30

 

Physical Therapy, D.P.T.

 Catalog

Dr. Debbie Ingram, Department Head

Debbie-Ingram@utc.edu

(423) 425-4767

FALL ADMISSION ONLY 

EARLY DECISION
August 15
CONSIDERATION
October 15

 

Psychology, M.S. (Research)

 

Catalog

Dr. Amye Warren, Coordinator

Amye-Warren@utc.edu

(423) 425-4293

FALL
March 15
 
SPRING
October 15

 

Psychology, M.S. (Industrial-Organizational)

 Catalog

Dr. Christopher Cunningham, Coordinator

Chris-Cunningham@utc.edu

(423) 425-4264

 
FALL Admission Only
March 15
 

 

Public Administration, M.P.A.

Catalog

Dr. David Edwards, Coordinator

David-Edwards@utc.edu

(423) 425-4068

 

 

 Rolling Admission

 

School Leadership, M.Ed.

Catalog

Dr. Barry Kamrath, Coordinator

Barry-Kamrath@utc.edu

(423) 425-4542

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • Portfolio
    • Please contact program for specific submission information.
FALL
June 15
SUMMER
March 22

 

Social Work, MSW

 

Catalog

Dr. Amy Doolittle, Coordinator

amy-doolittle@utc.edu

(423) 425-5563

  • Official Transcripts from every college attended.
  • MSW Program Application
  • 2 letters of recommendation for all applicants and a third letter for those seeking admission into Advanced Standing
  • Personal narrative describing interest and suitability for social work practice.
 
 
Traditional MSW program
  • Admissions for Fall 2016 are now closed. Next opportunity to apply is Fall 2017.

 

Advanced Standing Program

  • Admits Summer 2017