Graduate Degrees

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers more than 130 master's, doctoral and certificate programs to prepare our graduates to face the educational, social, scientific and technological changes and challenges of the 21st century.

Dream it. Do it. Graduate studies at ASU's College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

The graduate certificate in African and African diaspora studies is a transdisciplinary program with four areas of...

The MS in American Indian studies is a transdisciplinary program that provides students with an intellectual and...

The MS in American Indian studies is a transdisciplinary program that provides students with an intellectual and...

The MAS degree program offered by the Film and Media Studies program at ASU features innovative approaches to the study...

An MA program in American studies provides students with an advanced analytic foundation in American culture and society...

Animal behavior is a graduate degree program that will provide doctorate-level training in mechanistic and functional...

The School of Human Evolution and Social Change is an excellent choice for students wanting to pursue a PhD in the...

The School of Human Evolution and Social Change is an excellent choice for students interested in pursuing a PhD in the...

The School of Human Evolution and Social Change is an excellent choice for students wanting to pursue a PhD in the...

Offered by the Department of Psychology, this program is a full-time, scientifically based, two-year program that meets...

Applied linguistics combines research topics in the linguistics sciences and education to pursue principled approaches to...

The PhD program in applied mathematics for the life and social sciences focuses on the training of researchers working on...

This degree is intended for students with superior computational and mathematical modeling ability. It emphasizes a solid...

The applied mathematics for the life and social sciences PhD program focuses on the training of researchers working on...

The Chinese graduate program in the School of International Letters and Cultures offers an MA degree with a focus in one...

The Asian languages faculty in the School of International Letters and Cultures offer a graduate program leading to an MA...

The graduate certificate program in Asian studies offers graduate students a transdisciplinary specialization in Asian...

The program provides fundamental graduate training in astrophysics to prepare candidates for further graduate study or...

The PhD in astrophysics program is designed to develop creative scholarship and prepare students for professional careers...

The faculty in the School of Molecular Sciences offer a program leading to the MS in biochemistry with a concentration in...

Students earning a PhD degree in biochemistry in the School of Molecular Sciences are fully trained in all fundamental...

With the biology and society concentration under the MS in biology degree program, students may choose a formal track in...

Within the biology and society degree programs, students may choose a formal concentration in the areas where biology...

The PhD program in biology with a concentration in complex adaptive systems science trains the next generation of...

This program is designed to prepare students for careers in teaching and research in educational, medical, industrial and...

The PhD in biology program allows the student to acquire high research competency in one or more specialized areas while...

The graduate certificate program in biomimicry, the practice of emulating nature's strategies for human designs, is...

ASU, in conjunction with Biomimicry 3.8, has developed a master's degree program designed to empower change agents...

Students earning a PhD degree in chemistry in the School of Molecular Sciences are trained in the foundation disciplines...

The graduate faculty members of communication offer a transdisciplinary graduate program leading to the PhD in...

The graduate certificate program in computer-assisted language learning focuses on the application of technology in foreign...

The ASU MFA in creative writing has always been an unswervingly student-first program. Through small classes, intimate...

The certificate in critical theory provides students with historical and thematic approaches to critical theory and...

The graduate certificate program in digital humanities provides students with methods and skills central to conducting...

The PhD program in East Asian languages and civilizations is a research-intensive, transdisciplinary, area-based degree...

The PhD in English with a concentration in English education prepares students to examine the writing and reading...

The PhD in English with a concentration in literature promotes the study of the production, distribution and reception of...

The MA program in English allows for a variety of transdisciplinary studies within three distinct tracks:

  • ...

The PhD program in English, the concentration in writing, rhetorics and literacies, promotes the study of rhetorical...

The MA in English Education is a one-year, intensive program designed to prepare practicing teachers for careers as...

Environmental Life Sciences is a novel graduate degree that provides doctorate-level training in several complementary...

The PhD program in environmental social science is one of the few doctoral degree programs in the U.S. that draws on the...

The PhD program in environmental social science is one of the few doctoral degree programs in the U.S. that draws on the...

The PhD program in environmental social science is one of the few doctoral degree programs in the U.S. that draws on the...

Evolutionary biology is a transdisciplinary graduate degree program that will provide doctorate-level training in the...

The PhD program in exploration systems design offers students an advanced systems approach for developing scientific...

The PhD program in exploration systems design offers students an advanced systems approach for developing scientific...

The PhD program in exploration systems design offers students an advanced systems approach for developing scientific...

The PhD program in exploration systems design offers students an advanced systems approach for developing scientific...

The MS in the family and human development program is designed to provide practitioner-oriented professionals with...

The program in family and human development is devoted to the study of families, children and youth. The program's...

The School of International Letters and Cultures offers a graduate program in French leading to the MA in French with...

The School of International Letters and Cultures offers a graduate program in French leading to an MA degree in French...

The School of International Letters and Cultures offers an MA in French with concentrations in literature, linguistics or...

The graduate certificate program in gender studies offers graduate students the opportunity to enhance their advanced...

The Gender Studies doctoral program is part of the nation's first School of Social Transformation. The diverse community...

Under the auspices of the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, this transdisciplinary certificate program...

The MAS in geographic information systems program is a compact, one year, nonthesis degree program fostering advanced...

The MA in geography program is designed to offer specialized academic and professional training in geography so students...

The PhD program in geography provides specialized academic and professional training in geographical sciences to enable...

The School of Earth and Space Exploration participates in the program leading to the MNS in natural science,...

The MS in geological sciences program is designed to provide fundamental graduate training in geology and to prepare the...

The PhD program in geological sciences is designed to develop creative scholarship and to prepare students for...

The faculty in the School of International Letters and Cultures offers graduate programs leading to the MA degree with a...

The PhD program in global health draws on the premise that sustainable and satisfying solutions to our most pressing...

The PhD program in global health draws on the premise that sustainable and satisfying solutions to our most pressing...

The PhD program in global health draws on the premise that sustainable and satisfying solutions to our most pressing...

In this MA program, global health is considered to be much more than and very different from international public health...

The PhD program in global health draws on the premise that sustainable and satisfying solutions to our most pressing...

The PhD program in global health draws on the premise that sustainable and satisfying solutions to our most pressing...

Designed and taught by ASU's award-winning faculty, the MA degree program offers advanced study of history, providing...

The PhD in history offers doctoral students the opportunity to study past and contemporary civilizations and to learn...

This degree combines solid training in the core areas of philosophy with an emphasis on transdisciplinary studies of the...

The immigration studies graduate certificate program provides students with an understanding of the causes and...

The PhD program in international letters and cultures provides research and training that is linguistically well-grounded...

The MS in Justice Studies is a designed for future scholars and change agents seeking to understand the concept of...

Join us in the Justice Studies PhD program at the nation's first School of Social Transformation. The diverse community...

The MLSt in liberal studies with a concentration in film and media studies offers students interested in a...

The MLSt offers students interested in a transdisciplinary approach to human ideas and values an opportunity to expand...

This transdisciplinary graduate certificate in linguistics offers students in several fields the opportunity to gain an...

This MA program in linguistics and applied linguistics focuses on the study of human language and the application of that...

The PhD program in linguistics and applied linguistics focuses on the study of human language and the application of that...

The graduate certificate in literary translation studies is a transdisciplinary program offering course work that...

The purpose of this self-contained accelerated program is to provide high-quality course work and supervised internship...

The MA program is designed to increase mathematical knowledge beyond the traditional level of a bachelor's degree in...

The PhD is intended for students with superior mathematical ability. It emphasizes a solid mathematical foundation and...

This transdisciplinary program accommodates students from a variety of academic backgrounds. It provides students with a...

The certificate program prepares students for advanced study or for academic positions by augmenting their skills and...

The MS in microbiology is designed to prepare students for careers in teaching and research on various aspects of...

The microbiology graduate program offers a dynamic research environment, broad range of basic, translational and use-...

The transdisciplinary molecular and cellular biology program is led by an interactive community of scientists dedicated...

The PhD program in molecular and cellular biology prepares students for careers that span traditional disciplinary...

The museum studies program examines how museums produce and reflect culture and the role museums play worldwide. Students...

The museum studies master's degree program examines how museums produce and reflect culture and the role museums play...

The PSM in nanoscience is a cohesive program of transdisciplinary courses that provide the knowledge base required for...

Neuroscience involves the study of the nervous system and its relation to an organism's function. It encompasses how gene...

Students in the nonfiction writing and publishing certificate program will learn good writing, which includes the ability...

The MA in philosophy program is designed to prepare students to:

  • be employed in any areas that require...

The PhD program in philosophy is designed to prepare students for careers:

  • as philosophers
  • as teachers...

The MNS curriculum provides transdisciplinary graduate training in physics, physical science or physics education. The...

The MS program in physics provides graduate instruction and research experience appropriate to many physics-related...

The PhD in physics is intended for highly capable students having the interest and ability to follow a career in...

Conservation addresses a growing need for botanists and conservation biologists in academic institutions, government...

The MA program in political science provides advanced education for students preparing for teaching, research or applied...

The PhD program in political science is intended to develop scholars who demonstrate a high level of excellence in...

The Department of Psychology offers doctoral programs designed to provide outstanding training in innovative research,...

The quantitative research methods concentration of the PhD in psychology focuses on the broad class of quantitative and...

The faculty in religious studies offer a graduate program leading to the MA in religious studies. Candidates are offered...

The academic study of religion is a central component of the humanities and has become increasingly recognized as a...

The certificate program prepares students for advanced study or for academic positions by augmenting their skills and...

The graduate certificate program in scientific teaching in higher education prepares graduate students with the skills...

The MA in social and cultural pedagogy is a two-year program designed for educators with professional experience who seek...

This certificate program is designed for graduate and postbaccalaureate students interested in how change is catalyzed by...

The graduate certificate program in socioeconomic justice addresses the social and political implications of global and...

This degree provides advanced training in theory, research methodology and substantive fields to prepare sociologists for...

The MA in sociology program provides advanced training for those preparing for applied careers in sociology. Students...

The MA program in Spanish combines Spanish, Spanish American and Mexican American literature, linguistics and culture....

The School of International Letters and Cultures offers a graduate program in Spanish leading to the PhD in Spanish.

The certificate program provides statistical training for graduate students at ASU and working professionals in the...

The School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences offers a program leading to an MS degree in statistics. The program...

The School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences offers a program leading to the PhD degree in statistics. As a...

The Department of English at Arizona State University offers a professional program leading to the MTESOL. This well-...

The MAS program in transborder studies is designed for the postbaccalaureate professional who seeks training in an...

This program is intended for graduate students who seek rigorous study of transborder and transnational economic,...

Transportation has emerged as one of the highest priority issues for policymakers, employers and citizens. The...

The MUEP is accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board. It is a transdisciplinary, professional degree program...

The PhD program in urban planning will educate scholars for positions in leading universities, research institutions,...

The MA in women and gender studies provides transdisciplinary training in feminist theory with a focus on social justice...