Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Noel Matthews-Gardner

December 21, 2014 – The Fort Valley State University Spotlight is featuring Dr. Noel Matthews-Gardener. The alumna earned her doctorate in computational chemistry in 2013. The 29-year-old is currently teaching as a chemistry professor at Hinds Community College. She currently …

FVSU pens articulation agreement with CGTC

December 20, 2014 –¬†Fort Valley State University administrators recently traveled to Warner Robins to sign an agreement that will help technical college students get an edge in their future career goals by securing a four-year degree.
The university signed

Education Specialist Program Requirements

Candidates will participate in a clinical practicum at their work sites. EDSC 6143 Clinical Supervision is a prerequisite for the practicum.

Candidates must maintain a cumulative average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, complete all coursework, pass a Departmental Comprehensive …

What Is The Learning Environment?

The professors teach classes in high-tech laboratories and offer hands-on assistance. Students have the opportunity to develop grant proposals with faculty members and to present their research findings at professional seminars and conferences.…

What Are the Program Requirements?

The degree requires 36 credit hours (including 6 credit hours for a research thesis or internship) which full-time students can complete in two years. All graduate students are required to enroll in fall, spring and possibly summer sessions. Working professionals, …

What is Biotechnology?

Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary, cutting-edge science that encompasses biology, plant and animal sciences and engineering. It is used as a scientific tool for many purposes including enhancing crop yield and quality, developing pharmaceuticals, improving health and nutrition and providing new …

For More Information

Eugene A. Amoah, Ph.D., Coordinator of Animal Science Program, Meat Technology Building, Room 143
Office Number: 478-825-6262; 478-825-6818
Fax Number: 478-827-3062

Mrs. Brittany Smith, Clerical Assistant, Department of Agricultural Sciences,
107 Alva Tabor Building
Office Phone Number: 478-825-6262; Fax …

Clubs and Organizations

Students are strongly encouraged to become members of the Graduate Student Association and the Graduate and Professional Student Council. In addition, students are strongly encourage to become members of professional rehabilitation organizations such as the National Rehabilitation Association (NRA), National …

Admissions Requirements

Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution (in a related field to meet pre-requisites) and submit the following:

  1. Admission application and fee
  2. Two transcrips demonstrating cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 2.5 from a regionally accredited

Applied Research Project or Thesis

EDUC 5793 Applied Research Practicum 3hrs.

Some substitutions allowed with approval from Content Area Chairperson and Middle Grades Coordinator.…