Non-Degree & Transient Admission

The College of Arts & 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 Admissions.  The Non-Degree application requires the following:

  • Online application
  • Application fee
  • Transcripts from each institution attended
  • List of courses desired

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.  The Transient application requires the following:

  • Online application
  • Application fee
  • Letter of good standing from home institution
  • List of courses desired

Application Deadlines for Non-Degree & Transient Admissions:

  • Fall Semester:  June 15
  • Spring Semester:  December 1
  • Summer Semester:  May 15