Thank you for choosing Morgan State University as the place where you will pursue your graduate studies. The University offers a comprehensive range of academic programs leading to doctorate and master’s degrees. The knowledge and skills that you will acquire while pursuing graduate studies taught by the excellent graduate faculty at Morgan will enable you to compete successfully in academia, business, industry, non-profit organizations as well as in other private and public arenas.
Morgan is a major center for quality instruction and research, and its research programs offer both basic and applied research. The excellent graduate faculty is diverse in its composition, which ensures your exposure to a variety of theories and research methods. Advanced technol-ogical capabilities exist in the facilities throughout the campus. You will find that pursuing graduate studies at Maryland’s Public Urban University has numerous unique advantages. In addition to using the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area as a living laboratory, you may conduct research at an abundance of libraries, archives, and museums, and enjoy numerous opportunities for professional contacts with legislators, business executives, health services personnel, and successful alumni.
This Graduate Catalog has been prepared to answer many of your questions and, generally, to set forth the professional expectations of the School of Graduate Studies. I encourage you to consult the School of Graduate Studies website at http://www.morgan.edu/gradschool for additional information about programs and services for graduate students.
As Dean, I want to congratulate you on choosing to continue your education. Everyone in the Office of the School of Graduate Studies is eager to assist you in the pursuit of your professional and academic goals.