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Center for Doctoral Studies


The Center for Doctoral Studies manages the University’s applied doctoral programs. The doctoral programs are offered using a weekend model of course delivery making the program a great choice for working professionals. Classes are typically Friday evening and all day on Saturday, comprising three weekends per three credit course. Two courses are typically taken each semester.

Cohorts are offered on the St. Cloud campus or at our Twin Cities Graduate Center in Maple Grove, Minnesota. The location varies based on cohort.

The Center for Doctoral Studies is located in room B121 in the Education Building.

Current Doctoral Programs:

Applications for admission are available online through Graduate Admissions.

The Center has graduate assistant work areas, faculty mailboxes, and a conference room for doctoral students and faculty members to engage in work and conversation.

Graduate students and faculty members can reserve the conference room and a laptop for meetings by calling 320-308-4220.

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