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Are you Interested in joining a new profession or enhancing the knowledge and experience you already possess?  Whatever your dreams, the University of Memphis can help you achieve them!  At the U of M, you will find a comprehensive array of academic programs, outstanding faculty, and a supportive environment conducive to graduate study and research.  As a major urban research university, the U of M enrolls more than 4,500 graduate students in more than 80 programs, many of which are ranked among the best in the nation.

Master's degree programs are offered in 54 areas through six colleges and three schools.The Doctor of Philosophy degree is offered in 19 areas through the College of Arts and Sciences; Fogelman College of Business and Economics; College of Communication and Fine Arts; the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences; Herff College of Engineering; the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, and the School of Public Health.

The degrees of Doctor of Audiology, Doctor of Education, and Doctor of Musical Arts are awarded by the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences, and the College of Communication and Fine Arts, respectively. The College of Education, Health and Human Sciences also awards the degree of Education Specialist. 

For a complete listing of all degree programs and certificate programs, click here. For information pertaining to specific program requirements, check out on-line Graduate Catalog.

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 2014 Graduate Recruitment fair

Affordable Care Act Information Session for Students, March 21, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the University Center, room 340B. 

Graduate Education Week in Tennessee, March 31 - April 4, 2014

26th Annual Student Research Forum, March 31, 2014


The Teaching Effectiveness Workshop for Graduate Teaching Assistants was held on August 22, 2013. You can view pertinent information here.

In the news: The University of Memphis responds to the results of the National Assessment of Doctoral Programs, published by the National Research Council. Read the press release here.

In the news: Four University of Memphis graduate students weigh-in on the trend of women leaving the workplace in favor of attending Graduate School. See the video here.

New Scholarships: The Presidential Tuition Service Scholarship is designed to cover the costs of tuition and fees for 6 hours of graduate coursework per semester. For more information and to apply, click here

Planning research that involves human subjects? Visit the Institutional Review Board site for information and guidelines!

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