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.

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...

Animal behavior is a transdisciplinary graduate degree program that provides doctoral-level training in mechanistic and...

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 program is intended for students with superior computational and mathematical modeling ability. It emphasizes...

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

The program provides fundamental graduate training in astrophysics and astronomy. It prepares candidates for further...

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

The PhD program in biochemistry in the School of Molecular Sciences provides students with the training they need to...

In the biology and society concentration of the MS program in biology, students examine topics where biology intersects...

In the biology and society concentration of the PhD in biology, students examine topics where biology intersects with...

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 program in biology 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 an MS program designed to empower change agents passionate about a...

The doctoral degree program in chemistry in the School of Molecular Sciences provides students with the training they...

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...

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

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

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

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

The master's program in English allows for a variety of transdisciplinary studies within four distinct tracks:

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The PhD program in English with a 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 program in family and human development provides practitioner-oriented professionals with an understanding of...

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 degree program in geographic information systems is a compact, one-year degree program fostering advanced study...

The MA program in geography 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 with a...

The MS program in geological sciences 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 offer 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 the most pressing...

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

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

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

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

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

The MA in global security is an interdisciplinary degree program that trains students to critically engage global...

The MA program in history provides students the fundamental training needed for careers in such areas as historical...

The PhD program in history offers outstanding opportunities for graduate study in North American, European, and global-...

This degree combines solid training in the core areas of history and philosophy of science with an emphasis on...

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 program in justice studies prepares graduates to pursue careers in research centers, social justice organizations...

The PhD program in justice studies at the nation's first School of Social Transformation invites all qualified applicants...

The MLSt with a concentration in film and media studies offers students interested in a transdisciplinary approach to...

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...

The master's degree program in linguistics and applied linguistics addresses the study of human language and the...

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 coursework that provides...

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

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

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

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 program 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; a 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...

Students in the museum studies certificate program examine how museums produce and reflect culture and examine the role...

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

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...

Nationally, there is great interest in science and in understanding the nature of science and the forces that change...

The strength of ASU's history and philosophy of science program is to bring philosophy, history and the study of science...

The School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies offers a master's degree program in traditional and...

The School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies offers a newly redesigned PhD program that focuses on...

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...

The graduate certificate program in social science research methods prepares students to acquire, manage and analyze a...

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 program provides advanced training in theory, research methodology and substantive fields to prepare...

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 leading to a PhD in Spanish. The program...

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 master's degree program in teaching English to speakers of other languages is for individuals who wish to build a...

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. To respond to...

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