Cybersecurity minor to debut in the fall

July 13, 2015  – In order to meet the growing demand for cybersecurity experts, Fort Valley State University has launched a new minor in cybersecurity.

The new program will be offered in Fall 2015 and will provide students with the …

FVSU starts new minor program in applied statistics

June 12, 2015 – Fort Valley State University mathematics and science students will have a new offering this fall that will help give them an edge in the job field. The university is offering an applied statistics course starting in …

FVSU students attend national engineering conference in California


April 2, 2015 –Nine students from the’ Fort Valley State University’s Society of Black Engineers (FVSBE) attended the 41st Annual National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) National Convention in Anaheim, Calif. from March 25- 29.

Members mingled

FVSU students receive Fariboz Asadian Scholarships

April 2, 2015 – Two Fort Valley State University students recently received scholarships for their outstanding academic achievements inside and outside of the classroom. Ashley Davis, a senior majoring in mathematics, and Thuy-Duong Nguyen, a senior majoring in computer science, …

Alumni Spotlight: Jasmine Bowers

Feb. 21, 2014 – Fort Valley State University alum Jasmine Danielle Bowers’ efforts to educate youths about financial literacy has resulted in her recent recognition by a national online magazine.

The 22-year-old, who was named to the 2014 Young Futurists …

FVSU Alum Spotlight: Shanah Sharpe

Where are you from?

I am originally from Kingston, Jamaica. I moved to Atlanta, Ga. when I was fifteen years of age (tenth grade).

How did you end up at FVSU and when did you graduate?

I learned about Fort

Alumni Spotlight: Geneva West

For the month of August, Fort Valley State University is honoring Geneva West, a Wildcat alum who is helping young girls accomplish their dreams of pursuing careers in S.T.E.M (science, technology, engineering, and math) while building their self-esteem.
West is

FVSU programs rank top ten in scholastic publication

A top scholastic publication recently ranked several Fort Valley State University degree programs in the Top Ten nationally for producing the highest number of African-American graduates in the United States.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, a journal that tracks

Fort Valley State University