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As home to some of the top graduate programs in the country, we help you to amplify your impact alongside some of the world’s brightest minds and best educators.

Make Your Way

The flexible formats and diversity of our graduate programs at Syracuse University mean that you can explore your passions and personalize your education on your terms and timeline.

  • There are more than 40 research centers and institutions that support our work as an R1 research university. By graduation, students are prepared to translate their passions into high-impact careers in fields like STEM, business, media, social sciences, health, fine arts, design and performing arts.
  • From internships to immersive learning experiences, graduate students build strong professional relationships that endure long after your time at Syracuse University.

Begin Your Orange Journey

As a graduate student at Syracuse University, you can access boundless possibilities and take bold actions to advance your personal, professional and societal impact. Explore our programs today and take your career to the next level.

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Public Affairs program (U.S. News & World Report)
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Best Human Development and Family Studies Doctoral Degree Schools (College Factual)
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Graduate Degree Programs

With more than 40 research centers, 200 options for advanced study as well as internships and research experiences across 13 schools and colleges, whatever your interest, at Syracuse University, there’s a pathway to pursue it.

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Graduate Research

As an R1 research university, we invest in research and innovation at the highest levels, helping you access and advance real-world breakthroughs. Learn from thought leaders across a variety of disciplines and collaborate on groundbreaking research that will accelerate your personal and professional growth.

Learn about graduate research

Although many perceive Ph.D. research as challenging, I find it profoundly rewarding. The journey is intellectually stimulating, offering daily opportunities for learning. Most gratifying is the potential impact of my research, contributing meaningfully to the field.

Harshit Sharma G'26 Computer Science The College of Engineering and Computer Science
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Information and Resources

International Students

International graduate students have additional requirements they must complete for graduate program consideration.

Application Deadlines

Deadlines for graduate program applications are specific to each school or college. They may also have specific additional requirements for applications which will be detailed during the application process.

Admitted Graduate Students

Congratulations—your journey is just beginning. Our checklist for admitted graduate students has all the information you need to keep you on track for the start of your program.

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Campus Tours

Visit our campus and hear a fellow student share their experience and show you how our Orange community is a welcoming home for all. Our various campus tours allow those near and far to experience the vibrancy of Syracuse University firsthand.

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Student Life

We're a welcoming community that supports, celebrates and champions all. From a wide range of student clubs and leadership opportunities to wellness programs and supports, it's easy to get involved, pursue your passions and take pride in being a part of our Orange family.

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