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College of Graduate Studies

Dean: Dwayne Smith, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean: Peter Harries, Ph.D.

Accreditation: The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges.

Mission Statement: The University of South Florida Office of Graduate Studies serves as the university hub of leadership for graduate education producing global leaders, one scholar at a time.

College Information: The College of Graduate Studies is housed in the Office of Graduate Studies and serves as the College for newly developed interdisciplinary programs. In the past programs have included the Applied Behavior Analysis (MA), Cancer Biology (Ph.D.), Entrepreneurship in Applied Technologies (MS), and Global Sustainability (MA), which are now housed in other colleges.