You have just taken your first step in investing for your future by obtaining an advanced degree. Students are often interested in graduate school for a variety of reasons. They are looking to change careers, interested in furthering their education or want to advance their careers by receiving a master's degree. Graduate school at Murray State University is here to help you achieve those educational and professional goals.

We offer a number of program options, including master's, specialist, doctoral degrees, and certifications.  Our programs are delivered online, in low-residency programs and classroom experiences, on our Murray campus and any of our regional campuses in Hopkinsville, Madisonville, Paducah, Henderson and Fort Campbell. 

Take some time to explore all of the exciting opportunities that Murray State has to offer for completing your advanced degree. If you have already decided you would like to join the thousands of other applicants who have made Murray State their choice, please follow the links on this page to choose a graduate program, complete the application process, discover financial aid opportunities, and register for classes. We are excited about your interest in Murray State!


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Murray State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges Commissions on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Murray State University.