Academic excellence is at the forefront of everything we do.

Students who graduate from GSU emerge as professionals who are prepared to become effective leaders and meet the demands of an ever-changing global society.

From our passionate, engaging and dedicated faculty, to our brand new, state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, to our broad and distinctive range of academic study — the world of graduate studies at GSU has never looked better or brighter. Nor has the value of a graduate degree ever been greater.

Explore all the wonderful possibilities available to you as a doctoral, master’s degree, or post-graduate certificate seeking student at GSU.

If you have questions about our programs, please contact Beth Cada, Dean of Graduate Studies.

Master’s Programs

Master’s Programs

Advancing your career or opening the door to a new one has never been easier. Governors State University has 26 Master's Programs to support you in the next stage of your professional journey.

Doctoral Programs

Doctoral Programs

You’re seeking an intellectual challenge and are prepared to put in the work. Find a rewarding match in our selective list of Doctoral Programs.

Online Programs

Online Programs

If flexibility is what you want, we’ve got it. GSU’s online degree programs and course offerings are sure to fit your schedule.

International Studies

International Studies

At GSU, you’ll find degree programs that are among the most sought after in the U.S. and distinguished professors recognized as leaders in their fields.

Tuition

Tuition

GSU offers a high quality education at an affordable tuition rate.

Visit Us

Visit Us

Attend an Open House or Information Session to learn more about GSU.

Advisors

Advisors

Meet with an expert Academic Advisor who will help you navigate your academic career.

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships

Work as a graduate assistant can enhance your academic experience. Find out what opportunity might be available for you.

Veterans and Military Personnel

Veterans and Military Personnel

US Veterans Magazine says we’re the “Best of the Best” schools for Veterans.  Don’t take their word.  Let us prove it.

University Resources

University Resources

Find the support services you need to achieve success.  Here is a quick link to all University Resources.

Graduate Capstone Guide

Graduate Capstone Guide

Click here to download the Graduate Capstone Guide from Graduate Studies.

Viewbooks

Viewbooks

Want more information? Check out one of our Viewbooks.