Future graduate students

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WSU Vancouver is committed to helping graduate students become learned scholars, effective researchers, and masters of disciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge. A limited selection of graduate program brochures are available online.

Graduate degrees, majors and fields of study

Major Degree
American Studies Ph.D.**
Anthropology Ph.D.*
Botany, M.S. Ph.D.*
Business M.B.A.
Computer Science M.S.
Criminal Justice Ph.D.**
Education – Educational Leadership Ed.D.
Education – Math and Science Education Ph.D.*
Education – Master of Arts in Education M.A.
Education – Master of Education M.Ed.
Education – Master in Teaching with Elementary Certification M.I.T.
Education – Master in Teaching with Secondary Certification M.I.T.
English Ph.D.**
Environmental Science M.S.
Environmental and Natural Resource Science Ph.D.*
Experimental Psychology Ph.D.*
History Ph.D.**
Mathematics – Applied Mathematics Option Ph.D.*
Mechanical Engineering M.S.
Neuroscience Ph.D.*
Nursing M.N., DNP
Political Science Ph.D.**
Prevention Science Ph.D.
Public Affairs M.P.A.
Sociology Ph.D.**
Zoology, M.S. Ph.D.*

*These doctoral programs are officially offered through the Pullman campus, although students may complete ALL of their degree requirements on the Vancouver campus. Students interested in these Ph.D. programs must apply to WSU Pullman to be accepted. Prospective doctoral students are encouraged to contact the department about the availability of coursework, research, and faculty advisors at the Vancouver campus.

**These doctoral programs are officially offered through the Pullman campus, although students may complete SOME of their degree requirements on the Vancouver campus. Students interested in these Ph.D. programs must apply to WSU Pullman to be accepted. Prospective doctoral students are encouraged to contact the department about the availability of coursework, research, and faculty advisors at the Vancouver campus.

Faculty research

If you are interested in pursuing graduate studies at WSU Vancouver we strongly encourage you to explore faculty research pages or get in direct contact with the professor who meets your academic interest.

Application process

If you have already spoken with a graduate coordinator or professor and are ready to apply, you may apply now!