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Online Degree and Certificate Programs may not be available in all states. If you are an out-of-state student, please visit www.kennesaw.edu/stateauthorization to confirm that the program is available in your state.

A complete description of Kennesaw State's Academic Degree Programs and University-wide Degree Requirements can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog and Graduate Catalog.


  • BAS Apparel and Textiles Technology in Fashion Design & Product Development

    BAS Apparel and Textiles Technology in Fashion Design & Product Development

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    Fashion is clothing that is in style at a particular time. The focus of the Fashion Design and Product Development program is the "concept to distribution" design and development of fashions for the ready-to-wear clothing market.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Manufacturing Operations

    Bachelor of Applied Science in Manufacturing Operations

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    This program was specifically designed for students who have completed an Associated of Applied Science Degree from a Technical College System of Georgia institution or a regionally accredited two-year institution.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Supply Chain Logistics

    Bachelor of Applied Science in Supply Chain Logistics

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    This program was specifically designed for students who have completed an Associated of Applied Science Degree from a Technical College System of Georgia institution or a regionally accredited two-year institution.

  • B.B.A. in Information Security and Assurance

    B.B.A. in Information Security and Assurance

    Coles College of Business

    The Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Security and Assurance (BBA-ISA) develops proficient information security professionals capable of applying solutions to protect information assets from all aspects of threats, and to manage the risks associated with modern information usage.

  • B.B.A. in Management

    B.B.A. in Management

    Coles College of Business

    In publications ranging from The Wall Street Journal to U. S. News & World Report, the Coles College of Business academic initiatives have been recognized for their ability to bridge theory and practice in a challenging, interactive learning environment.

  • B.B.A. in Marketing

    B.B.A. in Marketing

    Coles College of Business

    As a marketing student, you will gain the skills you need to face the demands of a market-driven society, and you will be well prepared for any number of career opportunities including retail store management, industrial selling, marketing research, advertising, and more.

  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology

    Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering Technology

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The Industrial Engineering Technology program prepares students to assist organizations in being more efficient, productive, and cost-effective through project-based learning experiences.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology

    Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology

    The primary aim of the Bachelor of Applied Science is to prepare students for progressively more responsible positions in the field of Information Technology.

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

    Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

    Students will gain practical skills and be well prepared for positions in the strategy, development and administration of integrated computing, management, and information technology systems.

  • Bachelor of Science in Integrative Studies

    Bachelor of Science in Integrative Studies

    University College

    This fully online program is well suited to adult learners seeking an undergraduate degree to enhance career opportunities.

  • Bachelor of Science in Sociology

    Bachelor of Science in Sociology

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    The Bachelor of Science in Sociology provides students with both intellectual growth and marketable technical skills.

  • Certificate in Applied Statistics Using SAS®

    Certificate in Applied Statistics Using SAS®

    College of Science and Mathematics

    The Online Certificate in Applied Statistics is one of the only Online Certificates available which incorporates BASE SAS programming in every class. This online program is an integrated extension of the highly respected traditional curriculum in Applied Statistics at KSU.

  • Doctor of Education in Teacher Leadership

    Doctor of Education in Teacher Leadership

    Coles College of Business

    This the degree prepares candidates for a variety of career choices. The Ed.D. in Teacher Leadership provides degree candidates with nine (9) credit hours of "pure" leadership coursework.

  • E.S.O.L.

    E.S.O.L.

    Coles College of Business

    English to Speakers of Other Languages will prepare candidates to demonstrate the skills and knowledge to create environments and learning experiences that engage students in active learning and authentic achievement.

  • Educational Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction (P-12)

    Educational Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction (P-12)

    Coles College of Business

    The Curriculum and Instruction Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in Curriculum & Instruction program is designed for experienced educators who hold a T-5 certificate (or comparable out-of-state) or higher.

  • Education Specialist in Instructional Technology

    Education Specialist in Instructional Technology

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Education Specialist leads to S-6 certification (service field) in Instructional Technology and will also increase your T-5 certification to a T-6. The certification track in Instructional Technology prepares you to effectively integrate technology into your own teaching practice.

  • Education Specialist in Teacher Leadership

    Education Specialist in Teacher Leadership

    Bagwell College of Education

    The purpose of the Teacher Leadership Program standard is to prepare classroom teachers to develop as leaders in their schools and school systems resulting in a Service (S) certificate in Teacher Leadership.

  • Georgia WebMBA

    Georgia WebMBA

    Coles College of Business

    The Georgia WebMBA offers qualified and highly motivated professionals the opportunity to earn a Coles Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree through online education. Students experience the rigor and commitment to quality of our traditional campus programs without the constraints of a regimented classroom schedule.

  • Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectral Disorder will prepare teachers to meet the needs of students with autism.

  • Graduate Certificate in Curriculum and Instruction

    Graduate Certificate in Curriculum and Instruction

    Bagwell College of Education

    The online Curriculum & Instruction Certification Only program is offered by the Bagwell College of Education and the Professional Teacher Education Unit.

  • Graduate Certificate in Digital and Social Media

    Graduate Certificate in Digital and Social Media

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    Media professionals and public relations practitioners who are new to the market or looking for career advancement need to be fluent in platforms and applications.

  • Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology

    Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology

    College of Computing & Software Engineering

    The HIT certificate program prepares students to advance their HIT knowledge and join the skilled workforce in HIT and Electronic Health Record (EHR) development and management.

  • Graduate Certificate in Information Security

    Graduate Certificate in Information Security

    College of Computing & Software Engineering

    The Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Security Program is designed for IT professionals who have a Bachelor’s degree or have taken the Information Technology Foundations Graduate Certificate to advance their knowledge in the field of information security.

  • Graduate Certificate in Information Security and Assurance

    Graduate Certificate in Information Security and Assurance

    Coles College of Business

    The Certificate in Information Security and Assurance (ISA) program emphasizes the skills and knowledge necessary to protect and inspect systems, and to detect and react to threats to the security of information in those systems.

  • Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Foundations

    Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Foundations

    College of Computing & Software Engineering

    Aimed at individuals who hold an accredited Bachelor’s degree in an area unrelated to computing but who would like to transition into a Master of Science in Information Technology, or obtain an entry-level position in the industry.

  • Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Ethics

    Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Ethics

    Siegel Institute for Leadership

    The Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Ethics offers a unique opportunity for graduate students to explore the interface and interdependence of leadership and ethics.

  • Graduate Certificate in Quality Assurance

    Graduate Certificate in Quality Assurance

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    Coursework completed in the certificate program will be credited to the student’s official transcript as regular academic coursework counting for graduate credit.

  • Graduate Certificate in Special Education

    Graduate Certificate in Special Education

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Graduate Certificate in Special Education is a 9-hour graduate study program designed to provide foundational knowledge and skills in meeting the needs of students with disabilities.

  • Graduate Certificate in Software Engineering Fundamentals

    Graduate Certificate in Software Engineering Fundamentals

    College of Computing & Software Engineering

    Prepares students with undergraduate degrees in non-computing areas to transition into the field of software engineering. The certificate consists of five courses:

  • Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering

    Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The program incorporates courses from our MS Systems Engineering curriculum, such as the fundamentals of systems engineering, project management, systems analysis and design, and systems architecture.

  • Graduate Online Teaching Certificate

    Graduate Online Teaching Certificate

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Department of Instructional Technology is offering an Online Teaching Certificate program that will prepare candidates with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to become effective online teachers.

  • Educational Leadership Preservice

    Educational Leadership Preservice

    Bagwell College of Education

    The "leadership preservice" is a six (6) credit hour program that the state of Georgia requires educators who do not have a graduate degree in educational leadership to complete before they can enter a performance-based educational specialist program or "certification only" program.

  • Gifted In-Field Endorsement

    Gifted In-Field Endorsement

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Gifted In-Field Endorsement in Georgia enables educators to provide direct instruction only in the grade levels and fields of their base certificates.

  • Master of Education in Early Childhood Education

    Master of Education in Early Childhood Education

    Bagwell College of Education

    The M.Ed. in Early Education candidates will learn how to become the accomplished classroom instructional leader that possesses the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to facilitate and enhance student achievement in their classrooms.

  • Master of Education in Educational Leadership

    Master of Education in Educational Leadership

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Master of Education program in Educational Leadership prepares dynamic, high-performing leaders for our diverse, technologically complex society who have the knowledge and skills to create learning environments that support teacher success in bringing students from diverse groups to high levels of learning.

  • Master of Education in Instructional Technology

    Master of Education in Instructional Technology

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Masters Degree in Instructional Technology prepares candidates to serve as technology facilitators in P-12 schools and to effectively utilize technology to support P-12 student learning.

  • Master of Education in Middle Grades Education

    Master of Education in Middle Grades Education

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Master of Education degree program in Middle Grades Education prepares middle grades teachers to be expert teacher-leaders.

  • Master of Education in Secondary Education

    Master of Education in Secondary Education

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Master of Education degree program in Secondary Education prepares secondary teachers to be expert teacher-leaders.

  • Master of Education in Special Education-General Curriculum

    Master of Education in Special Education-General Curriculum

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Master of Education in Special Education-General Curriculum degree prepares practicing educators to be teacher-leaders in Special Education – Individualized General curriculum.

  • Master of Education in T.E.S.O.L.

    Master of Education in T.E.S.O.L.

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Master of Education in Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages degree prepares practicing educators to be teacher-leaders in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).

  • Master of Education in Teacher Leadership

    Master of Education in Teacher Leadership

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Master's Degree in Education in Teacher Leadership is a professional degree program for currently practicing educators. The degree is truly a "best of Bagwell College" experience, with courses taught by professors across all five (5) academic departments.

  • Master of Science in First-Year Studies

    Master of Science in First-Year Studies

    University College

    The M.S. in First-Year Studies will encompass the theory and study of factors affecting the initial college experience, including foundations of students' transitional experiences and research on various programs that promote a successful transition.

  • Master of Science in Information Technology

    Master of Science in Information Technology

    The Master of Science in Information Technology Program includes a variety of elective courses and allows students to design a custom program with focus in several areas of IT.

  • Master of Science in International Policy Management

    Master of Science in International Policy Management

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    The MSIPM prepares leaders to assess political risk, better understand the regulatory environment in which corporations function, and deal with the cultural nuances inherent to the global negotiation process.

  • Master of Science in Nursing

    Master of Science in Nursing

    WellStar School of Nursing

    The Master of Science in Nursing program is grounded in practice and guided by healthcare theory and research. Graduates will be prepared to apply for specific certification offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

  • Master of Science in Quality Assurance

    Master of Science in Quality Assurance

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The Master of Science program in Quality Assurance (MSQA) was the first totally online program in the University System of Georgia, 1997. The program focuses on quality topics in depth, stressing theory and the assumptions behind the techniques.

  • Master of Science in Software Engineering

    Master of Science in Software Engineering

    The Master of Science in Software Engineering degree at Kennesaw State University prepares students for careers in this field by exposing them to real-time strategies and procedures that will give them a competitive edge in the market.

  • Master of Science in Systems Engineering

    Master of Science in Systems Engineering

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The Master of Science in Systems Engineering is a multidisciplinary program that blends engineering, systems thinking, and management topics.

  • Minor in African and African Diaspora Studies

    Minor in African and African Diaspora Studies

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    The African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) minor fosters an understanding of the global experiences of African and African-descended peoples in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania.

  • Minor in Apparel and Textiles

    Minor in Apparel and Textiles

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The objective of the minor is to provide students with the opportunity to add an apparel textiles element to their academic skills. The minor requires five courses plus prerequisites.

  • Minor in Gender and Women's Studies

    Minor in Gender and Women's Studies

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    The Gender & Women's Studies (GWST) minor is designed to increase students' awareness of the impact of changing gender roles.

  • Minor in Industrial Engineering Technology

    Minor in Industrial Engineering Technology

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The Systems and Industrial Engineering Department offers a Minor in Industrial Engineering Technology to provide students with the opportunity to add some Industrial Engineering fundamentals to their academic skills.

  • Minor in Information Security and Assurance

    Minor in Information Security and Assurance

    Coles College of Business

    The Minor in Information Security and Assurance allows students to focus their studies in the areas of information, network and client systems security. This minor is to available to both business and non-business Majors.

  • Minor in Information Technology

    Minor in Information Technology

    College of Computing & Software Engineering

    The information technology minor provides students with basic IT skills including programming, web page development, and system administration.

  • Minor in Logistics

    Minor in Logistics

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The primary objective of the minor is to provide students with the opportunity to add a logistics element to their academic skills.

  • Minor in Quality Principles

    Minor in Quality Principles

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The objective of the minor is to provide students with the opportunity to add a quality principles/assurance element to their academic skills.

  • Online Teaching Endorsement

    Online Teaching Endorsement

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Department of Instructional Technology in the Bagwell College of Education is offering an Online Teaching Endorsement program to prepare candidates with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to become effective online teachers.

  • Reading Endorsement

    Reading Endorsement

    Bagwell College of Education

    Successful completion of the following three courses certifies teachers in reading at the grade-level(s) of their current teaching certificates.

  • RN/BSN Advanced Placement Program

    RN/BSN Advanced Placement Program

    The Baccalaureate Degree Nursing Program ascribes to the Georgia RN/BSN Articulation Model. Advanced placement is available in the baccalaureate degree program for registered nurses.

  • Special Education General Curriculum Certification

    Special Education General Curriculum Certification

    Bagwell College of Education

    The program uses a cross-categorical model which reflects the needs of teachers serving diverse learning needs in P-12 educational settings.

  • Teacher Leader Endorsement

    Teacher Leader Endorsement

    Bagwell College of Education

    The Teacher Leader Endorsement program is supported by the literature on the distributed leadership concept that calls for the collaboration of teacher leaders and school administrators to improve their schools and student learning at the P-12 level.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Apparel Product Development

    Undergraduate Certificate in Apparel Product Development

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The objective is to provide training and education to members of the apparel industry, graduates from fashion and design schools and other interested parties seeking to improve their skills.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Information Security and Assurance

    Undergraduate Certificate in Information Security and Assurance

    Coles College of Business

    This certificate allows students to add a credential to a degree in IS, criminal justice, or business. The certificate in information security assurance prepares students to protect the information and technology assets of organizations.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership Studies

    Undergraduate Certificate in Leadership Studies

    University College

    The Certificate in Leadership Studies is designed to prepare students for the dynamics of leading diverse groups and teams, empowering others, responding to situational leadership opportunities, and acknowledging the power of trust and ethical leadership practices.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Logistics

    Undergraduate Certificate in Logistics

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The primary objective of the program is to provide training and education to members of the Supply Chain industry that need to improve skills and knowledge in the latest technology available in their field.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Production Design

    Undergraduate Certificate in Production Design

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The primary objective of the program is to provide training and education to members of the Industrial Engineering field in the measurement and analysis of work and in the design or improvements of facilities.

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Quality Principles

    Undergraduate Certificate in Quality Principles

    Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

    The primary objective of the program is to provide training and education to members of the Industrial Engineering field in quality systems principles, methodology, elements and standards.


Online Degree and Certificate Programs may not be available in all states. If you are an out-of-state student, please visit www.kennesaw.edu/stateauthorization to confirm that the program is available in your state.

A complete description of Kennesaw State's Academic Degree Programs and University-wide Degree Requirements can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog and Graduate Catalog.