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As part of the University's ongoing commitment to veterans, the Department of Instructional Systems and Workforce Development in the College of Education at Mississippi State University is pleased to offer a new Veterans' Certificate Program that can be completed online.

What is the Veterans' Certificate Program?

  • A uniquely designed, first of its kind certificate that provides the needed knowledge, competencies and skills for individuals to work with veterans' issues in various venues.
  • Includes only 15 credit hours that can be started in any semester (fall, spring, or summer).
  • Does not require admission to a degree program, just admission to Mississippi State and enrollment in the required courses.

Who Should Apply?

  • Individuals who need training relevant to veterans' specific needs.
  • Individuals who support veterans as they transition to college and civilian life.
  • Individuals who are seeking advancement in any governmental agency that deals with veterans.
  • Undergraduate students seeking an interdisciplinary emphasis area for the BSIS degree.
  • Graduate students seeking a minor.