Prospective & Future Students
Graduate Degree Programs and Certificates
Explore graduate degree programs and certificates. Graduate programs do not include the College of Law or professional programs in the College of Medicine (Medical Doctorate) or the College of Pharmacy (Pharmacy Doctorate).
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Graduate Education at UC
If you have an interest in a career in nursing research, developing the science that shapes nursing practice, the PhD in nursing may be for you. Students are prepared to develop their own program of research, collaborate with interprofessional teams, and disseminate findings to the scientific community through publications and in national and international venues.
In DAAP's Industrial Design program, ranked first in the country by DesignIntelligence, students learn to emphasize the humanistic qualities of products of mass production with special consideration for the comfort, safety, and aesthetic satisfaction that they may bring to the users.
The Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering & Construction Management offers specialized graduate programs in all areas of Civil Engineering; these programs stress research and independent study in addition to course work, and lead to the master of science (M.S.) or doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in civil engineering.
If you're interested in a UC graduate program, fill out the Request Information form. You'll be contacted by a program representative who can answer your questions and tell you all about program curriculum, scholarship opportunities, faculty research interests and more.