Non-Degree & Transient Admission

admissions-apply-iconThe College of Arts and Sciences provides the opportunity for students who are not in direct pursuit of a graduate degree to take courses in some departments. Applicants seeking the status of non-degree or transient student are subject to the same fees and application restrictions of other applicants, although departmental standards for admission may vary.

Non-Degree

Non-Degree status is for applicants that have completed the baccalaureate degree and are looking to take a few graduate courses. Non-Degree students are allowed to take a maximum of 9 graduate credit hours. Applicants with a baccalaureate degree wishing to take undergraduate courses should apply for Post-Baccalaureate status through Undergraduate Admission. The Non-Degree application requires the following:

  • Online Application
  • $50 application fee
  • Transcripts from each institution attended
  • List of courses desired
  • GRE scores: Sociology applicants only

Transient

Transient status is for students currently enrolled in a graduate program outside of Georgia State University seeking to take a few courses at Georgia State University.
  • Online Application
  • $50 application fee
  • Letter of good standing from home institution
  • List of courses desired

Application Deadlines for Transient and Non-Degree:

Fall—June 15
Spring—December 1
Summer—May 15