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Course Schedules Information

2018-19 Fall Course Schedule (Updated 8/15/18)

2018-19 Spring Course Schedule (Updated 1/3/19)

Summer Science & Engineering Program
June 2 to June 28, 2019 (Application deadline March 15, 2019)

Tougaloo College offers a four-week summer program

  • The program will have two tracks to select one:
    1) Physical Science and Engineering, 2) Biological Science.
  • Students will be provided free room & board. A cash stipend of up to $200 will also be provided to students who will attend Tougaloo College in fall of 2019.
  • Graduating High School seniors with a GPA 2.75 or higher and a composite ACT score of 18 can apply.
  • Apply Early. Apply online HERE.
  • Decision will be made by April 19.

Under the auspices of the Office of Academic Affairs, the College sponsors the Federal TRiO Programs which provide academic support services to middle schools, high schools, and the adult population.

Application deadline is March 22, 2019 for the following:

  • Upward Bound I Program: June 2nd - July 11th, 2019
  • Upward Bound II Program: June 2nd - July 11th, 2019
  • Upward Bound Math & Science Program: June 2nd - July 11th, 2019

Science, Language Arts and Mathematics (SLAM) Workshops

SLAM Workshop I (for students who will have completed 9th grade by June 2019).  July 8-26, 2019
SLAM Workshop II (for students who will have completed 10th grade by June 2019).  June 3-28, 2019
SLAM Workshop III (for students who will have completed 11th grade by June 2019). June 3-28, 2019

Tougaloo College welcomes Huntington Ingalls Industries CEO and President Mike Petters as the keynote speaker for its 31st Annual Tougaloo College Business Luncheon. Scheduled for Friday, February 22, 2019 at the Hilton Jackson Hotel, the milestone event, during the College’s sesquicentennial, is a meeting of those who understand the need for business-education collaboration to build better futures.

As you know from previous reports of the presidential search committee, the final phase of our
search includes an invitation for our finalist candidates to visit the campus. We are pleased to
announce that we have invited the following two finalists (see attached biographical summaries)
to visit the campus:
Melva Williams, PhD – Monday, February 11, 2019
Carmen Walters, PhD – Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Tougaloo College is launching the “Sesquicentennial Campaign for Scholarships” to raise $10 million over the next two years for deserving students in celebration of its 150th year.  “This is our very first fundraising initiative that expressly targets scholarships for students"


DATE:           Wednesday, January 16, 2019

TO:               Members of the Tougaloo College Campus Community

FROM:          Mr. Edmond Hughes, Chair
                     Presidential Search Committee

SUBJECT:      Presidential Search Update

The search for the President of Tougaloo College is progressing on schedule.

Tougaloo College Congratulates Congressman Bennie G. Thompson on his designation as Chair of the Committee on Homeland Security for the 116th Congress

The U.S. House of Representatives Democratic Caucus has elected Congressman Bennie G. Thompson to Chair the Committee on Homeland Security for the 116th Congress.


Tougaloo College: A Special Place

Tougaloo College is a private, independent, liberal arts institution, offering undergraduate degrees in twenty-nine majors in the areas of education, the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences, and graduate degrees in teaching and child development. Since its founding in 1869, the College has maintained a rich tradition of excellence, relevance, and influence, creating a legacy of distinction in higher education. According to the National Science Foundation, Tougaloo ranks among the top twenty-five U.S. institutions whose graduates earn their Ph.D. degrees in the science and engineering disciplines. The Washington Monthly lists Tougaloo among the top ten Best Bang for the Buck colleges in the nation. And, the Educate to Career College Rankings Index ranked the College #23 out of the 1222 U.S. institutions included in the rankings for best economic value. Tougaloo College is any student's passport to success.

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