Graduate School
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Congratulations! You have just taken the first step toward starting your graduate education.

The Graduate School at Madonna University is dedicated to assisting you to achieve your personal and professional goals. The Graduate School embraces the University’s core values of intellectual inquiry, integrity, professionalism, and promotion of the common good.

Through our high quality graduate programs, students are equipped with the leadership, scholarship and practical skills needed to become experts in their professions and leaders in their fields as well as their communities.

Take a closer look! Explore our website or contact us at to learn about the wide variety of graduate certificate and degree programs Madonna University has to offer.

Begin your Exploration:

  • Inquire about programs / Create your profile to help you connect to programs
  • Programs and deadlines / Explore our certificates and degree programs
  • Schedule a personal campus visit at
  • Hear what our alumni have to say about us
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 My GRAD School MU

Welcome to MY GRAD School MU!

As a prospective MU GRAD student you can become a member of our online community by completing a prospective GRAD student profile. When you create your prospective GRAD student profile you will be able to:

  • Inquire about Programs
  • Access the online application
  • Submit a GRAD School program application
  • Check on your application status
  • Receive GRAD School news and updates
  • Update your contact information through profile edit
  • Schedule a campus visit

Interested in our programs? Get connected today! Complete your profile to receive your MU user ID number.

 GRAD School Programs / Contacts / Deadlines

Information about our graduate programs is available online via the Graduate School website, and individual College and School websites, in print and online via the Graduate Bulletin and individual Program Information Sheets

The Graduate Bulletin provides detailed information about Graduate School policies and procedures, program plans of study, and course descriptions.

Graduate Program Directors are another excellent first-stop resource to gain valuable information about our programs. The following provides a listing of Graduate Program directors, their contact information, and program application deadlines.

Programs with rolling admission will review applications throughout the year. Programs with defined admission cycles review applications on an annual or semi-annual basis for admission in the next upcoming academic year (please see our detailed listing for application deadlines to nursing and clinical psychology).

Program Director Contact List

Application Deadline To start
Before August 15 September - Fall semester
Before December 15 January - Winter semester
Before April 15 May - Summer semester


 Why Madonna University?

The Graduate School @ Madonna University – Our programs change lives, starting with yours!

Personal attention from faculty members with real-world experience, combined with challenging classes and hands-on experience, distinguishes a Madonna University graduate program from others. Students have access to a broad-spectrum of courses, resources, and experiences that complement and develop their knowledge and skills so that they may emerge as leaders within their filed.

The University’s Christian humanistic approach emphasizes the ethics of decision-making, as well as a commitment to service. Graduate Study, influenced by the mission and values of Madonna University, enables student to develop a holistic definition of their professional roles.

Unique Features:

  • Flexible scheduling – evenings, weekends, online, hybrid and executive model course formats
  • Personalized attention – student faculty ratio 1:12
  • Alumni tuition benefit – graduate degree classes at undergraduate tuition rates for MU alumni
  • Community of learners – over a quarter of our student population is graduate students
  • Free graduate student professional development programs to assist you throughout your studies
  • Graduate Certificate programs to enhance your credentials
  • Accredited programs
  • Convenient location with free parking– easy access from all major expressways
  • Beautiful campus on 50 wooded acres
  • Individualized counseling services
  • International Student Services Office
  • Specialized ESL courses for non-native English-speaking students