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Graduate ProgramProgram TypeDirector of Graduate Studies
Accountancy (Twin Cities)MastersMr Larry R Kallio
Addiction Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJulie L Rohovit
Additional Teaching Licensure Program (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Adult Education (Twin Cities)MastersDr Frances Vavrus
Adult Health/Gerontological Clinical Nurse Special (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Adult Health/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Adult Literacy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Advanced Dental Therapy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Advanced Management Training for Clinician Leaders (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Advanced Practices in Second Language Teaching (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics (Twin Cities)DoctoralDemoz Gebre Egziabher
Aging Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Agricultural Education (Twin Cities)MastersDr Frances Vavrus
American Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Bianet Castellanos
Animal Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Marshall D Stern
Anthropology (Twin Cities)DoctoralDavid Valentine
Applied and Computational Mathematics (Duluth)MastersDalibor Froncek
Applied Behavior Analysis (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Applied Biostatistics (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateCraig W Hedberg
Applied Developmental Psychology (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMichael P Maratsos
Applied Economics (Twin Cities)DoctoralRodney B Smith
Applied Kinesiology (Twin Cities)MastersProf Juergen Konczak PhD
Applied Plant Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralJames A Anderson
Applied Plant Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralRex N Bernardo
Applied Plant Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralJames J Luby
Architecture (Twin Cities)MastersBlaine E Brownell
Art (Twin Cities)MastersChristine A Baeumler
Art History (Twin Cities)DoctoralMichael Gaudio
Arts and Cultural Leadership (Twin Cities)MastersMr Tom Borrup
Asian Literatures, Cultures, and Media (Twin Cities)DoctoralJason McGrath
Astrophysics (Twin Cities)DoctoralTerry J Jones
Audiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralMark Deruiter
Autism Spectrum Disorders (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Autism Spectrum Disorders certificate program (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics (Twin Cities)DoctoralRomas J Kazlauskas
Bioethics (Twin Cities)MastersJohn Y Song
Biological Science (Twin Cities)MastersJanet L Schottel
Biomedical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralVictor H Barocas
Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology (All-University)DoctoralProf Claudia Neuhauser
Bioproducts & Biosystems Sci, Engr & Mgmt (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Gary R Sands
Bioproducts & Biosystems Sci, Engr & Mgmt (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Jonathan S Schilling
Biostatistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralSaonli Basu
Business Administration (Duluth)MastersAlan C Roline
Business Administration (Twin Cities)DoctoralShawn P Curley
Business Administration (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Rajiv Vaidyanathan
Business Administration MBA (Twin Cities)Masters
Business Analytics (Twin Cities)MastersGediminas Adomavicius
Business Analytics (Twin Cities)MastersPhilip J Miller
Business and Industry Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Business Research (Twin Cities)Masters
Business Taxation (Twin Cities)MastersPaul G Gutterman
Career and Technical Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Chemical Engineering (Duluth)MastersMichael A Rother
Chemical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralYiannis Kaznessis
Chemical Physics (Twin Cities)DoctoralMr Aaron Massari
Chemistry (Duluth)MastersDr Paul Kiprof
Chemistry (Twin Cities)DoctoralPhil Buhlmann
Chemistry (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Paul Kiprof
Child Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralMichael P Maratsos
Civil Engineering (Duluth)MastersDr Adrian T Hanson
Civil Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralVaughan R Voller
Classical and Near Eastern Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralPhilip Sellew
Clinical Ethics (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Clinical Physiology and Movement Science (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateProf Juergen Konczak PhD
Clinical Research (Twin Cities)MastersDr Kamakshi Lakshminarayan
Cognitive Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralJeanette K Gundel
Communication Sciences and Disorders (Duluth)MastersFaith C Loven
Communication Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralMark H Pedelty
Community College Teaching (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Community Health Education MPH program (Twin Cities)Masters
Comparative and Molecular Biosciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralKent Reed
Comparative Literature (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Shaden M Tageldin
Comparative Sts In Disc and Soc (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Shaden M Tageldin
Computer Science (Duluth)MastersPeter Willemsen
Computer Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralAbhishek Chandra
Conservation Biology (Twin Cities)DoctoralAndrew M Simons
Creative Writing (Twin Cities)MastersPeter Campion
Criminology (Duluth)MastersJeffrey R Maahs
Curriculum and Instruction (Twin Cities)Masters
Data Science (Twin Cities)MastersDaniel L Boley
Dental Hygiene (Twin Cities)Masters
Dental Therapy (Twin Cities)MastersKarl D Self
Dentistry (Twin Cities)MastersStephen K Shuman
Design (Twin Cities)DoctoralMarilyn J Bruin
Development Practice (Twin Cities)MastersProf Ragui A Assaad
Development Studies and Social Change (Twin Cities)Minor only
Disability Policy and Services (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDr Frances Vavrus
Dual Language and Immersion Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Early Childhood Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Early Childhood Policy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJudy Temple
Early Modern Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJB Shank
Earth Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralMarc M Hirschmann
Ecological Restoration (Twin Cities)Minor only
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior (Twin Cities)DoctoralJacques C Finlay
Economics (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Amil K Petrin
Educ, Curriculum & Instruction, Teaching Licensure (Twin Cities)Masters
Education (Duluth)MastersDr Diane J Rauschenfels
Education (Duluth)MastersDr Julia M Williams
Education Sciences (Twin Cities)Minor onlyMark L Davison
Education, Curriculum & Instruction (Twin Cities)DoctoralGillian H Roehrig
Educational Administration Licensure (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDr Frances Vavrus
Educational Computing and Tech certificate program (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Educational Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralErnest C Davenport Jr
Election Administration (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMr Larry J Jacobson
Electrical Engineering (Duluth)MastersJing Bai
Electrical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf murti v salapaka
Emerging Leaders in Independent Colleges (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Engineering (Duluth)MastersMichael A Rother
Engineering Management (Duluth)MastersHongyi Chen
English (Duluth)MastersCraig Stroupe
English (Twin Cities)DoctoralKatherine W Scheil
Entomology (Twin Cities)DoctoralTimothy J Kurtti
Environmental Education (Duluth)MastersJulie A Ernst
Environmental Education certificate program (Duluth)Post-Bac Certificate
Environmental Health (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Matt Simcik
Environmental Health (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Elizabeth V Wattenberg
Environmental Health and Safety (Duluth)MastersRobert G Feyen
Environmental Restoration Engineering and Science (Twin Cities)MastersVaughan R Voller
Epidemiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Michael Oakes
Executive Leadership (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDr Jodi R Sandfort
Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology (Twin Cities)DoctoralAngela K Birnbaum PhD
Experimental Surgery (Twin Cities)Masters
Family Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Family Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Family Social Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralJodi Dworkin
Feminist and Critical Sexuality Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyCatherine R Squires
Feminist and Critical Sexuality Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyZenzele Isoke
Feminist Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralCatherine R Squires
Feminist Studies (Twin Cities)DoctoralZenzele Isoke
Finance (Twin Cities)Masters
Financial Mathematics (Twin Cities)MastersProf Richard P McGehee
Food Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralDavid E Smith
French (Twin Cities)DoctoralChristophe M Wall-Romana
French Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateBetsy J Kerr
Fundamentals of Quantitative Finance (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateProf Richard P McGehee
Geoengineering (Twin Cities)MastersVaughan R Voller
Geographic Information Science (Twin Cities)MastersSusanna A McMaster
Geography (Twin Cities)DoctoralBruce P Braun
Geological Sciences (Duluth)MastersNigel J Wattrus
Germanic Studies (Twin Cities)Doctoral
Gerontology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyRobert L Kane
Global Health (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Health Care Design and Innovation (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMary L Chesney PhD
Health Communication (Twin Cities)Masters
Health Informatics (Twin Cities)DoctoralDavid S Pieczkiewicz PhD
Health Journalism and Communication (Twin Cities)MastersDan Sullivan
Health Services Research, Policy, and Admin (Twin Cities)DoctoralKaren M Kuntz
Healthcare Administration (Twin Cities)Masters
Hispanic and Luso Literatures, Cultures and Ling (Twin Cities)DoctoralWilliam R Viestenz
History (Twin Cities)DoctoralBarbara Y Welke
History of Science, Technology & Medicine (Twin Cities)DoctoralMark E Borrello
Horticulture MPS (Twin Cities)MastersMary H Meyer
Housing Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMarilyn J Bruin
Human Factors/Ergonomics (Twin Cities)DoctoralKathleen A Harder
Human Resource Development (Twin Cities)MastersDr Frances Vavrus
Human Resources and Industrial Relations (Twin Cities)MastersAvner Ben-Ner
Human Resources and Industrial Relations (Twin Cities)MastersStacy Doepner-Hove
Human Resources and Industrial Relations (Twin Cities)MastersDr Michelle K Duffy
Human Rights (Twin Cities)Minor onlyBarbara A Frey
Industrial and Systems Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralWilliam L Cooper
Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Infrastructure Systems Management and Engineering (Twin Cities)MastersA P Hilger, AIA
Innovation Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateArthur M Harkins
Integrated Behavioral Health (Twin Cities)MastersJulie L Rohovit
Integrated Biosciences (All-University)DoctoralDr Matthew T Andrews
Integrative Biology and Physiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralJohn W Osborn Jr
Integrative Health & Wellbeing Coaching (Twin Cities)MastersSusan K O'Conner-Von PhD
Integrative Leadership (Twin Cities)Minor onlyLouis N Quast
Integrative Therapies and Healing Practices (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateSusan K O'Conner-Von PhD
International Education (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJoan G Dejaeghere
Interpersonal Relationships Research (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJeff Simpson
Italian Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlySusanna F Ferlito
K-12 Technology Integration (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Kinesiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Juergen Konczak PhD
Kinesiology (Twin Cities)DoctoralStephen Ross PhD
Land and Atmospheric Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralDylan B Millet
Land and Atmospheric Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralD J Mulla
Landscape Architecture (Twin Cities)MastersRebecca J Krinke
Law (Twin Cities)Minor onlySharon R Paulsen
Leadership in Education (Twin Cities)MastersDr Frances Vavrus
Leadership in Health Info Tech for Health Profls (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Liberal Studies (Duluth)MastersDavid E Beard
Liberal Studies (Twin Cities)MastersJohn Logie
Linguistics (Duluth)Minor onlyChongwon Park
Linguistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralHooi Ling Soh
Literacy & Rhetorical Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyRichard J Graff
Literacy Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Management Fundamentals (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Management of Technology (Twin Cities)MastersProf Massoud Amin
Mass Communication (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Jisu Huh
Materials Science and Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralRussell J Holmes
Maternal and Child Health MPH program (Twin Cities)Masters
Mathematics (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Richard P McGehee
Mechanical Engineering (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Chris Hogan
Medical Device Innovation (Twin Cities)MastersDr Daniel L Mooradian
Medical Physics (Twin Cities)DoctoralBruce J Gerbi PhD
Medicinal Chemistry (Twin Cities)DoctoralDavid M Ferguson
Medieval Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyAndrew Scheil
Metropolitan Design (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Microbial Ecology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyDr Michael J Sadowsky
Microbial Engineering (Twin Cities)MastersDr Daniel R Bond
Microbial Engineering (Twin Cities)MastersRomas J Kazlauskas
Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology (Twin Cities)DoctoralStephen C Jameson
Molecular and Systems Toxicology (Twin Cities)Doctoral
Molecular, Cellular, Devel Biology and Genetics (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Duncan J Clarke
Moving Image Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyProf Shaden M Tageldin
Multicultural College Teaching and Learning (Twin Cities)MastersRobert K Poch
Multimedia Design and Development (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Museum Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyMs Lin Nelson-Mayson
Music (Duluth)MastersMark E Whitlock
Music (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Matt Bribitzer-Stull
Nanoparticle Science and Engineering (Twin Cities)Minor onlyUwe R Kortshagen
Natural Resources Science & Management (Twin Cities)DoctoralMike Kilgore
Neuroengineering (Twin Cities)Minor onlyProf Bin He
Neuroscience (Twin Cities)DoctoralDavid Redish
Nonprofit Management (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMelissa M Stone
Nurse Midwifery (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Nursing (Twin Cities)DoctoralJayne Fulkerson
Nutrition (Twin Cities)DoctoralMarla M Reicks
Occupational Therapy (Twin Cities)MastersPeggy M Martin PhD
Online Distance Learning (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Oral Biology (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Kim Mansky
Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Frances Vavrus
Orthoptics (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMichael S Lee
Otolaryngology (Twin Cities)DoctoralBevan Yueh
Parent Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Patent Law (Twin Cities)MastersSharon R Paulsen
Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Performance Improvement (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Pharmaceutics (Twin Cities)Doctoral
Pharmacology (Twin Cities)DoctoralColin R Campbell
Philosophy (Twin Cities)DoctoralRoy T Cook
Physical Therapy (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr LaDora V Thompson PhD
Physics (Duluth)MastersRichard W Gran
Physics (Twin Cities)DoctoralJoseph I Kapusta
Plant Biological Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralSue Gibson
Plant Pathology (Twin Cities)DoctoralProf Robert A Blanchette
Policy Issues on Work and Pay (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateMaria J Hanratty
Political Psychology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyC. D Myers
Political Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralPaul N Goren
Population Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyJohn R Warren
Prevention Science (Twin Cities)Minor only
Product Design (Twin Cities)Minor onlyDr Barry Kudrowitz
Professional Development Certificate (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDr Frances Vavrus
Program Evaluation (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDavid R Johnson PhD
Program Evaluation (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDr Frances Vavrus
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Psychological Science (Duluth)MastersAlexandra Luong
Psychology (Twin Cities)DoctoralGordon E Legge
Public Affairs (Twin Cities)DoctoralKevin S Gerdes
Public Affairs (Twin Cities)DoctoralEdward G Goetz
Public Affairs Leadership (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateKevin S Gerdes
Public Art (Twin Cities)Minor onlyMr Craig A Amundsen
Public Health (Twin Cities)Minor onlyKristin E Anderson PhD
Public Health Admin and Policy MPH program (Twin Cities)Masters
Public Health Core Concepts (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Public Health Food Protection (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Public Health Informatics (Twin Cities)MastersDouglas R Wholey
Public Health Nutrition MPH program (Twin Cities)Masters
Public Health Practice (Twin Cities)Masters
Public Health Preparedness/Response/Recovery (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Public Policy (Twin Cities)MastersLaura L Bloomberg
Quaternary Paleoecology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyProf Emi Ito
Rehabilitation Science (Twin Cities)DoctoralPaula M Ludewig
Religious Studies (Twin Cities)Minor onlyPhilip Sellew
Rhetoric and Scientific and Technical Comm (Twin Cities)DoctoralDonald Ross Jr
Risk Analysis for Introduced Species and Genotypes (Twin Cities)Minor onlyDavid Andow
Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy (Twin Cities)MastersAnu Ramaswami
Scientific and Technical Communication (Twin Cities)MastersDr Ann H Duin
Scientific Computation (Twin Cities)DoctoralRenata M Wentzcovitch
Security Technologies (Twin Cities)MastersSteve Kelley
Social and Admin Pharmacy (Twin Cities)DoctoralJon C Schommer
Social Work (Duluth)MastersAnne E Tellett
Social Work (Twin Cities)DoctoralJoseph R Merighi
Social Work (Twin Cities)DoctoralR M Raschick
Sociocultural Studies in Education (Twin Cities)Minor onlyPeter Demerath
Sociology (Twin Cities)DoctoralAnn Meier
Software Engineering (Twin Cities)Masters
Special Education (Twin Cities)Masters
Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences (Twin Cities)DoctoralMark Deruiter
Sport Management (Twin Cities)MastersProf Juergen Konczak PhD
Statistics (Twin Cities)DoctoralGalin Jones
Stem Cell Biology (Twin Cities)MastersDr Nobuaki J Kikyo
Strategic Communication (Twin Cities)MastersAlbert R Tims
Stream Restoration Science and Engineering (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateVaughan R Voller
Studies in Africa and the African Diaspora (Twin Cities)Minor onlyRose M Brewer
Studies of Science and Technology (Twin Cities)Minor onlyAlan C Love
Supply Chain Management (Twin Cities)Masters
Surgery (Twin Cities)DoctoralArthur J Matas
Sustainable Agriculture Systems (Twin Cities)Minor onlyCraig C Sheaffer
Talent Development and Gifted Education (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Teaching and Learning (Duluth)DoctoralMary Ann Marchel
Teaching Writing and Critical Literacy (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Technical Communication (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDr Ann H Duin
Theatre Arts (Twin Cities)DoctoralMargaret L Werry
Transportation Studies (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateDavid M Levinson
Tribal Administration and Governance (Duluth)MastersProf Tadd M Johnson Esq
Undergraduate Multicultural Teaching & Learning (Twin Cities)Post-Bac Certificate
Urban and Regional Planning (Twin Cities)MastersRyan P Allen
Veterinary Medicine (Twin Cities)DoctoralDr Srinand Sreevatsan
Water Resources Science (All-University)DoctoralTimothy M LaPara
Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner (Twin Cities)Post-Bac CertificateJayne Fulkerson
Work and Human Resource Education (Twin Cities)MastersDr Frances Vavrus
Youth Development Leadership (Twin Cities)MastersJoseph R Merighi