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Graduate ProgramHighest Degree OfferedDirector of Graduate Studies
Accountancy (Twin Cities)MastersForester,Clayton L
Addictions (Twin Cities)Minor only
Addictions Counseling (Twin Cities)MastersWamsley,Debra S
Additional Teaching Licensure Program (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Adult Education (Twin Cities)MastersAnderson,Melissa S.
Adult Health/Gerontological Clinical Nurse Special (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Adult Health/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Adult Literacy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Advanced Dental Therapy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Advanced Management Training for Clinician Leaders (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAbraham,Jean Marie
Advanced Practices in Second Language Teaching (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Advanced Wearable Products (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics (Twin Cities)DoctoralGebre Egziabher,Demoz
Aging Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateGaugler,Joseph E
Agricultural Education (Twin Cities)MastersSmith,Amy Rae
American Indian and Indigenous Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyO'Brien,Jean Maria
American Indian Public Health and Wellness (Twin Cities)Minor only
American Indian Studies (Duluth)Minor only
American Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralPierce,Jennifer L
Animal Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralEndres,Marcia Ines
Anthropology (Twin Cities)DoctoralMcLean,Stuart J
Applied Biostatistics (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Applied Child and Adolescent Development (Twin Cities)MastersThomas,Kathleen M
Applied Economics (Twin Cities)DoctoralRitter,Joe
Applied Materials Science (Duluth)MastersChristiansen,Mary Urshel
Applied Plant Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralHokanson,Stan C
Architecture (Twin Cities)MastersChristenson,Mike
Art (Twin Cities)MastersSchmid,Jenny
Art History (Twin Cities)DoctoralSilberman,Robert B
Arts and Cultural Leadership (Twin Cities)MastersBorrup,Tom
Asian Literatures, Cultures, and Media (Twin Cities)DoctoralPosadas,Baryon Tensor
Asian Studies (Twin Cities)MastersPosadas,Baryon Tensor
Astrophysics (Twin Cities)DoctoralScarlata,Claudia Maria
Audiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralFinestack,Lizbeth H.
Autism Spectrum Disorders (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Autism Spectrum Disorders certificate program (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics (Twin Cities)DoctoralGoldstrohm,Aaron
Bioethics (Twin Cities)MastersDeBruin PhD,Debra Ann
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (All-University)DoctoralMyers,Chad Leighton
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (All-University)DoctoralSham PhD,Yuk Y
Biological Sciences (Twin Cities)MastersSchottel,Janet L
Biomedical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralTalkachova,Alena
Bioproducts & Biosystems Sci, Engr & Mgmt (Twin Cities)DoctoralBarney,Brett M
Biostatistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralWolfson,Julian
Business Administration (Duluth)MastersRoline,Alan
Business Administration (Twin Cities)DoctoralCurley,Shawn P
Business Administration MBA (Twin Cities)Masters
Business Analytics (Twin Cities)MastersBapna,Ravi
Business Analytics (Twin Cities)MastersLiu,De
Business Analytics (Twin Cities)MastersMiller,Philip Jordan
Business Management (Twin Cities)Minor only
Business Research (Twin Cities)Masters
Business Taxation (Twin Cities)MastersGutterman,Paul Gerard
Chemical Engineering (Duluth)MastersRother,Michael Anthony
Chemical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralHolmes,Russell James
Chemical Physics (Twin Cities)DoctoralMassari,Aaron
Chemistry (Duluth)MastersKiprof,Paul
Chemistry (Twin Cities)DoctoralBuhlmann,Phil
Chemistry (Twin Cities)DoctoralKiprof,Paul
Child Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralThomas,Kathleen M
Civic Engagement (Twin Cities)Masters
Civil Engineering (Duluth)MastersJohnson,Nate
Civil Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralVoller,Vaughan Richard
Classical and Near Eastern Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralAhearne-Kroll,Stephen P.
Clinical Ethics (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Clinical Physiology and Movement Science (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateKonczak PhD,Juergen
Clinical Research (Twin Cities)MastersLakshminarayan,Kamakshi
Cognitive Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralGundel,Jeanette K
Communication Sciences and Disorders (Duluth)MastersCollins,Dana Rose
Communication Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralVavrus,Mary D
Community College Teaching (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Community Health Education MPH program (Twin Cities)MastersToomey,Traci Louise
Comparative and Molecular Biosciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralReed,Kent
Comparative Literature (Twin Cities)DoctoralLovejoy,Alice Osborne
Comparative Studies In Discourse and Society (Twin Cities)DoctoralLovejoy,Alice Osborne
Computer Science (Duluth)MastersWillemsen,Peter
Computer Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralKuang,Rui
Conservation Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralBlair,Robert B
Creative Writing (Twin Cities)MastersTodd,Kimberley Felicia
Curriculum and Instruction (Twin Cities)Masters
Cyber Security (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJohnson,Michael Paul
Data Science (Twin Cities)MastersBoley,Daniel L
Dental Hygiene (Twin Cities)MastersBlue,Christine M
Dental Therapy (Twin Cities)MastersSelf,Karl D
Dentistry (Twin Cities)MastersShuman,Stephen K
Design (Twin Cities)DoctoralIm,Hyunjoo
Development Practice (Twin Cities)MastersBrown,Karen
Development Studies and Social Change (Twin Cities)Minor onlyBrown,Karen
Developmental Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralThomas,Kathleen M
Disability Policy and Services (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Doctor of Business Admin D B A (Twin Cities)Doctoral
Dual Language and Immersion Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Early Childhood Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Early Childhood Policy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateTemple,Judy
Early Modern Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyChambers,Sarah C
Early Modern Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyShank,JB
Earth Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralFox,David L
Ecological Restoration (Twin Cities)Minor only
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior (Twin Cities)DoctoralBorer,Elizabeth
Economics (Twin Cities)DoctoralKehoe,Timothy J
Educ, Curriculum & Instruction, Teaching Licensure (Twin Cities)Masters
Education (Duluth)MastersWitzke,Linda S
Education Administration (Duluth)Masters
Education, Curriculum and Instruction (Twin Cities)DoctoralBigelow,Martha
Educational Administration Licensure (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Educational Computing and Tech certificate program (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Educational Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralKendeou,Panayiota A.
Election Administration (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJacobs,Larry
Electrical Engineering (Duluth)MastersBurns,Stanley G
Electrical Engineering (Twin Cities)Doctoralsalapaka,murti v
Emerging Leaders in Private Colleges (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Engineering (Duluth)MastersRother,Michael Anthony
English (Duluth)MastersBrier,Evan
English (Twin Cities)Doctoral
Entomology (Twin Cities)DoctoralKoch,Robert L
Environmental Education (Duluth)MastersErnst,Julie Ann
Environmental Education certificate program (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Environmental Health (Twin Cities)DoctoralBalbo,Silvia
Environmental Health and Safety (Duluth)MastersFeyen,Robert G
Epidemiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralLazovich,DeAnn
Epidemiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralLifson,Alan Raymond
Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology (Twin Cities)DoctoralBirnbaum PhD,Angela K
Family Education (Twin Cities)MastersSolheim PhD,Catherine Ann
Family Social Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralSolheim PhD,Catherine Ann
Feminist and Critical Sexuality Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyAizura,Aren Zachary
Feminist Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralAizura,Aren Zachary
Finance (Twin Cities)MastersGoldstein,Robert S
Financial Mathematics (Twin Cities)MastersMcGehee,Richard P
Food Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralFeirtag PhD,Joellen M
French (Twin Cities)DoctoralChaouat,Bruno
French Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateKerr,Betsy Jean
Fundamentals of Quantitative Finance (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMcGehee,Richard P
Geoengineering (Twin Cities)MastersVoller,Vaughan Richard
Geographic Information Science (Twin Cities)MastersMcMaster,Susanna Akiko
Geographical Information Science (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Geography (Twin Cities)DoctoralSt. George,Scott
Geological Sciences (Duluth)MastersSteinman,Byron Anthony
Germanic Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralRothe,Matthias
Gerontology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyGaugler,Joseph E
Global Health (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateBonilla,Zobeida E.
Global Public Health (Twin Cities)Minor onlyBonilla,Zobeida E.
Graduate Licensure (Duluth)
Health Care Design and Innovation (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Health Communication (Twin Cities)MastersYzer,Marco
Health Equity (Twin Cities)Minor onlyCall PhD,Kathleen Thiede
Health Equity (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJones-Webb,Rhonda Jean
Health Informatics (Twin Cities)DoctoralPieczkiewicz PhD,David Sean
Health Journalism and Communication (Twin Cities)MastersSullivan,Dan
Health Services Research, Policy, and Admin (Twin Cities)DoctoralKuntz,Karen M
Healthcare Administration (Twin Cities)MastersAbraham,Jean Marie
Heritage Studies and Public History (Twin Cities)Masters
Hispanic & Lusophone Lit, Cultures and Linguistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralViestenz,William R
History (Twin Cities)DoctoralLouthan,Howard Paul
History of Science, Technology & Medicine (Twin Cities)DoctoralAlexander,Jennifer Karns
Horticulture MPS (Twin Cities)MastersMeyer,Mary Hockenberry
Housing Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMartinson,Barbara Elizabeth
Human Factors/Ergonomics (Twin Cities)DoctoralHolschuh,Brad
Human Resource Development (Twin Cities)MastersAnderson,Melissa S.
Human Resources and Industrial Relations (Twin Cities)Masters
Human Rights (Twin Cities)Minor only
Human Rights MHR (Twin Cities)MastersLevison,Deborah
Human Rights MHR (Twin Cities)MastersRon,James
Human Services Leadership (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateSandfort,Jodi R.
Human Sexuality (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Industrial and Systems Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralCooper,William L.
Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Infrastructure Systems Management and Engineering (Twin Cities)MastersHilger,AIA,A Peter
Integrated Behavioral Health (Twin Cities)MastersWamsley,Debra S
Integrated Biosciences (All-University)DoctoralLiang,Jennifer O.
Integrated Food Systems Leadership (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificatevan de Ligt,Jennifer
Integrative Biology and Physiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralKotz PhD,Catherine M
Integrative Health & Wellbeing Coaching (Twin Cities)MastersO'Conner-Von PhD,Susan K.
Integrative Leadership (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJohnson PhD,David Richard
Integrative Therapies and Healing Practices (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateO'Conner-Von PhD,Susan K.
International Education (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJohnson PhD,David Richard
International Education (Twin Cities)Minor onlyVavrus,Frances
Interpersonal Relationships Research (Twin Cities)Minor onlySimpson,Jeff
Italian Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyFerlito,Susanna Florenc
Juridical Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralJain,Neha
K-12 Technology Integration (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Kinesiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralGao PhD,Zan
Land and Atmospheric Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralMillet,Dylan Baird
Land and Atmospheric Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralMulla,D J
Landscape Architecture (Twin Cities)MastersKoepke,John Albert
Law (Twin Cities)Minor onlyMorrison,Fred L
Leadership in Education (Twin Cities)MastersAnderson,Melissa S.
Leadership in Health Info Tech for Health Profls (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateBliss PhD,Donna Zimmaro
Liberal Studies (Duluth)MastersEmad,Mitra C
Lighting Design (Twin Cities)Minor onlyIm,Hyunjoo
Linguistics (Duluth)Minor onlyPark,Chongwon
Linguistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralHalpert,Claire Danielle
Literacy & Rhetorical Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyGraff,Richard J
Literacy Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Management Fundamentals (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAbraham,Jean Marie
Management of Technology (Twin Cities)MastersSamad,Tariq
Mass Communication (Twin Cities)DoctoralHuh,Jisu
Materials Science and Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralHolmes,Russell James
Maternal and Child Health MPH program (Twin Cities)MastersDemerath,Ellen Wrchota
Mathematical Sciences (Duluth)MastersQi,Yongcheng
Mathematics (Twin Cities)DoctoralMcGehee,Richard P
Mechanical Engineering (Duluth)MastersHoxie,Alison Behrens
Mechanical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralHogan,Chris
Medical Device Innovation (Twin Cities)MastersMooradian,Daniel Lee
Medical Laboratory Sciences (Twin Cities)MastersConway-Klaassen,Janice Marjorie
Medical Physics (Twin Cities)DoctoralAlaei,Parham
Medicinal Chemistry (Twin Cities)DoctoralFinzel,Barry C.
Medieval Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyHamilton,Michelle Marie
Metropolitan Design (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Microbial Ecology (Twin Cities)Minor onlySadowsky,Michael Jay
Microbial Engineering (Twin Cities)MastersBarney,Brett M
Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology (Twin Cities)DoctoralBresnahan,Wade A
Molecular, Cellular, Devel Biology and Genetics (Twin Cities)DoctoralLeRoy,Bonnie S
Molecular, Cellular, Devel Biology and Genetics (Twin Cities)DoctoralNakato,Hiroshi
Moving Image Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyLovejoy,Alice Osborne
Multidisciplinary Research and Creativity (Duluth)Masters
Multimedia Design and Development (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Museum Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyKing,Lyndel Irene
Music (Duluth)MastersEdmund,David Charles
Music (Twin Cities)DoctoralLuckhardt,Jerry M
Music (Twin Cities)DoctoralSilverman,Michael J
Music Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateLuckhardt,Jerry M
Natural Resources Science & Management (Twin Cities)DoctoralDavenport,Mae Allen
Neuroengineering (Twin Cities)Minor onlyNetoff,Tay Ivan
Neuroscience (Twin Cities)DoctoralMcLoon PhD,Linda K
Nonprofit Management (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateStone,Melissa M
Nurse Midwifery (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Nursing (Twin Cities)DoctoralBliss PhD,Donna Zimmaro
Nursing (Twin Cities)DoctoralPechacek RN,Judith Marie
Nutrition (Twin Cities)DoctoralChen,Xiaoli
Occupational Therapy (Twin Cities)DoctoralMartin PhD,Peggy Mae
Online Distance Learning (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Oral Biology (Twin Cities)DoctoralMansky,Kim
Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development (Twin Cities)DoctoralAnderson,Melissa S.
Orthoptics (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateLee,Michael S
Otolaryngology (Twin Cities)Doctoral
Parent Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Patent Law (Twin Cities)MastersMcGeveran,William
Patent Law (Twin Cities)MastersTuroski,Christopher M
Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Performance Improvement (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Pharmaceutics (Twin Cities)DoctoralSun,Calvin
Pharmacology (Twin Cities)DoctoralCampbell,Colin R
Philosophy (Twin Cities)DoctoralCook,Roy Thomas
Physical Activity and Health (Twin Cities)MastersWiese-Bjornstal PhD,Diane M.
Physical Activity and Health (Twin Cities)MastersGao PhD,Zan
Physical Therapy (Twin Cities)DoctoralLudewig,Paula M
Physics (Duluth)MastersHabig,Alec T
Physics (Twin Cities)DoctoralVinals,Jorge
Plant and Microbial Biology (Twin Cities)DoctoralStupar,Robert M
Plant Pathology (Twin Cities)DoctoralKurle PhD,James E.
Policy Issues on Work and Pay (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateHanratty,Maria J
Political Psychology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyToff,Benjamin Jacob
Political Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralKarch,Andrew Jonathan
Population Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyHacker,J. David
Prevention Science (Twin Cities)Minor onlySolheim PhD,Catherine Ann
Product Design (Twin Cities)Minor onlyNaderi,Ehsan
Professional Development Certificate (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Program Evaluation (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Psychological Science (Duluth)MastersLaCaille,Lara
Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralFrazier,Patricia Ann
Public Affairs (Twin Cities)DoctoralGerdes,Kevin Scott
Public Affairs (Twin Cities)DoctoralLindsey,Greg H
Public Affairs Leadership (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateGerdes,Kevin Scott
Public Art (Twin Cities)Minor onlyAmundsen,Craig A
Public Health (Twin Cities)Minor onlyAnderson PhD,Kristin Ellen
Public Health Admin and Policy MPH program (Twin Cities)MastersWurtz,Rebecca
Public Health Core Concepts (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateHedberg,Craig W
Public Health Food Protection (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateHedberg,Craig W
Public Health Informatics (Twin Cities)MastersWholey,Douglas R
Public Health Nutrition MPH program (Twin Cities)MastersLaska,Melissa Nelson
Public Health Practice (Twin Cities)MastersHedberg,Craig W
Public Health Preparedness/Response/Recovery (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateHedberg,Craig W
Public Policy (Twin Cities)MastersZhao,Zhirong Jerry
Quaternary Paleoecology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyIto,Emi
Race, Indigeneity, Gender, and Sexuality (Twin Cities)Minor only
Rehabilitation Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralLowe,Dawn Annette
Religious Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyWaltner,Ann Beth
Rhetoric and Scientific and Technical Comm (Twin Cities)DoctoralLogie,John
Risk Analysis for Introduced Species and Genotypes (Twin Cities)Minor onlyAndow,David
Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy (Twin Cities)MastersChan,Gabriel Angelo Sherak
Scientific and Technical Communication (Twin Cities)MastersBreuch,Lee-Ann Kastman
Security Technologies (Twin Cities)MastersJohnson,Michael Paul
Sexual Health (Twin Cities)Minor onlyRosser,B. R. Simon
Social and Administrative Pharmacy (Twin Cities)DoctoralSchommer,Jon C
Social Work (Duluth)MastersDziengel,Lake E.
Social Work (Twin Cities)DoctoralMerighi,Joseph Richard
Social Work (Twin Cities)DoctoralRaschick,R Michael
Sociocultural Studies in Education (Twin Cities)Minor onlyDemerath,Peter
Sociology (Twin Cities)DoctoralMortimer,Jeylan T
Software Engineering (Twin Cities)MastersWendt,Kevin Daniel
Special Education (Twin Cities)MastersBoucher,Lori
Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralFinestack,Lizbeth H.
Sport and Exercise Science (Twin Cities)MastersGao PhD,Zan
Sport Management (Twin Cities)MastersGao PhD,Zan
Statistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralYang,Yuhong
Stem Cell Biology (Twin Cities)MastersKeirstead,Susan Alice
Strategic Communication (Twin Cities)MastersKanihan,Stacey B
Stream Restoration Science and Engineering (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateVoller,Vaughan Richard
Studies in Africa and the African Diaspora (Twin Cities)Minor onlyBrewer,Rose Marie
Studies of Science and Technology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyLove,Alan C
Supply Chain Management (Twin Cities)MastersSinha,Kingshuk Kanti
Surgery (Twin Cities)MastersBeilman,Gregory Joseph
Sustainable Agriculture Systems (Twin Cities)Minor onlySheaffer,Craig Charles
Talent Development and Gifted Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Teaching and Learning (Duluth)DoctoralErnst,Julie Ann
Teaching Writing and Critical Literacy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Technical Communication (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateBreuch,Lee-Ann Kastman
Theatre Arts (Twin Cities)DoctoralWerry,Margaret L
Translational Sensory Sciences (Twin Cities)Minor onlyNelson,Peggy B
Tribal Administration and Governance (Duluth)MastersJohnson Esq,Tadd Mathew
Tribal Resource and Environmental Stewardship (Duluth)MastersJohnson Esq,Tadd Mathew
Undergraduate Multicultural Teaching & Learning (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateAnderson,Melissa S.
Urban and Regional Planning (Twin Cities)MastersAllen,Ryan Patrick
Veterinary Medicine (Twin Cities)DoctoralPatterson DVM,Ned
Water Resources Science (All-University)DoctoralBranstrator,Donn K
Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificatePechacek RN,Judith Marie
Work and Human Resource Education (Twin Cities)MastersAnderson,Melissa S.
Youth Development Leadership (Twin Cities)MastersMerighi,Joseph Richard