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STEP UP: Start a Master's or PhD today

Are you interested in joining a new profession or enhancing the knowledge and experience you already possess? Whatever your dreams, the University of Memphis can help you achieve them! At the U of M, you will find a comprehensive array of academic programs, outstanding faculty, and a supportive environment conducive to graduate study and research.

As a major urban research university, the U of M enrolls roughly 4,000 graduate students in more than 120 degree programs, many of which are ranked among the best in the nation. Master's degree programs are offered in 53 areas through seven colleges and four schools. The Doctor of Philosophy degree is offered in 20 areas through five colleges and three schools. The degrees of Doctor of Audiology, Doctor of Education, and Doctor of Musical Arts are awarded through two colleges and one school. Education Specialist and Juris Doctor (Law) degrees are also offered.


Come learn why our graduate students love their majors! As part of Graduate Education Week in Tennessee the University of Memphis is hosting a series of talks by our students about their passion for learning.
February 26, 2018 | 3:30 - 5:30 PM | FedEx Institute of Technology Fishbowl


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