Graduate School

Dean of the Graduate School and MA Program Coordinator: Dr. Channing R. Ford,

The Jax State Graduate School offers the Master of Arts (MA) degree with a major in Integrated Studies. This interdisciplinary degree is characterized by its flexibility. After being admitted to the Graduate School, the student, with the faculty advisor, will plan a program to meet the student's specific needs. Courses must be selected from two or more academic fields of study, and ISG 599 Capstone course should be completed in the final semester. This degree is also available for students with completed microcredentials or graduate certificates awarded by other accredited programs and institutions. Students may transfer in to the INS MA program up to eighteen (18) credit hours and complete the remaining 12 hours, including ISG 599, at JSU for the MA in Integrated Studies.

ISG 569  Study Away  (3)  
Topics, excursions, and requirements determined by department. May be duplicated for credit for a maximum of 6 hours. Infrequently scheduled and subject to minimum and maximum hours. Advance deposit required. Grades: Pass/Fail.
ISG 599  Capstone for Integrated Studies  (3)  

Prerequisite(s): Admission to INS MA and instructor permission.

Students will synthesize their broad knowledge and skills gained from diverse coursework into a culminating project. Course should be taken in final semester.