School of Graduate Studies


School of Graduate Studies

St. Cloud State University's School of Graduate Studies is here for you.

We support graduate students and faculty in recruitment, admission, retention and completion of our graduate programs.

We foster an environment where learning takes precedence. Our programs provide a mix of research, theory, and application with a focus on teaching, learning and applied professional development.

Our Graduate Studies academic portfolio includes:

  • 2 Doctoral programs
  • 50 Master-level programs
  • 1 Specialist program
  • 24 Graduate certificates
  • 2 Post Master’s certificates

Our faculty are  committed to excellence in teaching, scholarly activity, professional development and community engagement.

Our graduate programs prepare students to be global citizens who remain scholars for life.

How we can help

  • Orientation

    Congratulations on your admission. Orientation will get you started at St. Cloud State, answering questions about registration, coming to campus, navigating online courses and accessing services.

  • Plan, plan, plan

    It's important that you start early to plan the culminating project you will need for your degree. We have opportunities and resources to support you.
  • Register for Fall 2017 classes

    Registration is now open for Fall 2017 classes. Have you registered? It's time to get moving.