Masters and Doctoral Degree Programs

Grand Valley offers a variety Master and Doctoral degree programs and within those programs are numerous Combined Bachelor/Master degree programs. Combined Bachelor/Master degree programs allow students to complete both degrees sooner by allowing graduate credits to count towards undergraduate graduation.

Please note: Grand Valley State University does not charge out-of-state or international tuition rates. Tuition is based on the program in which you chose to enroll. Visit the Office of Financial Aid for tuition and fees.

Need assistance with the application process or more information on your program of interest?  Listen to our tutorial podcasts for program overview, admission requirements and more!



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Accounting (M.S.A.) 

Koleta Moore, MPA
(616) 331-7400

Apply now! Request info MSA Podcast

Applied Linguistics (M.A.)

Shinian Wu, Ph.D.
(616) 331-3690

Apply now! Request info  ALING Podcast

Athletic Training (M.A.T.)

Shari Bartz-Smith, Ph.D.
(616) 331-3044

Apply now! Request info MAT Podcast

Audiology (Au.D.)

Dan Halling, Ph.D., CCC-A
(616) 331-5604

Apply now!  Request info  AUD Podcast

Biology (M.S.)

Eric Snyder, Ph.D.
(616) 331-2417

Apply now! Request info  BIO Podcast

Biomedical Sciences (M.H.S.)

Christopher Pearl, Ph.D.
(616) 331-3318

Apply now! Request info  BMS Podcast

Biostatistics (M.S., PSM)

Robert Downer, Ph.D.
(616) 331-3355

Apply now! Request info  BSTA Podcast

Business (M.B.A.)

Koleta Moore, MPA 
(616) 331-7400

Apply now! Request info MBA Podcast

Cell and Molecular Biology (M.S., PSM)

Mark Staves, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-2473

Apply now! Request info  CMB Podcast

Clinical Dietetics (M.S.)

Jody Vogelzang, Ph.D., RDN 
(616) 331-5059

Apply now! Request info  CD Podcast

Communications (M.S.)

Alex Nesterenko, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-3668

Apply now! Request info  COM Podcast

Computer Information Systems (M.S.)

Robert Adams, Ph.D.
(616) 331-2313

Apply now! Request info  CIS Podcast

Criminal Justice (M.S.)

Tonisha Jones, Ph.D.
(616) 331-7187

Apply now! Request info  CJ Podcast

Data Science and Analytics (M.S.)

Jerry Scripps, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-2311

Apply now! Request info  DSA Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership:
Rick Vandermolen, Ed.D.
(616) 331-6250

Apply now! Request info  EDLD Podcast


Special Education Administration:
Cindi Smith, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6604

Apply now! Request info  SEA Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Educational Technology

Andrew Topper, Ph.D.
(616) 331-7273

Apply now! Request info  EDT Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Higher Education

Karyn Rabourn, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6591

Apply now! Request info  HED Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Instruction & Curriculum

Early Childhood Education:
Linda Pickett, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6663

Apply now! Request info  ECE Podcast


Educational Differentiation:
Kelly Margot, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6247

Apply now Request info ED Podcast


Elementary Education:
Ellen Schiller, Ph.D.
(616) 331-7126

Apply now! Request info EE Podcast


Secondary Education:
Douglas Busman, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6831

Apply now! Request info SE Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Literacy Studies

Reading/Language Arts:
Elizabeth Stolle, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6242

Apply now! Request info  RLA Podcast


Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages:
Rui Niu-Cooper, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6669

Apply now! Request info TESOL Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - School Counseling

Judy Stearns Williams, MS
(616) 331-6648

Apply now! Request info  CNSL Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Special Education

Amy Schelling, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6243

Apply now! Request info  SPED Podcast

Education Specialist in Leadership (Ed.S.)

Amy Dunn, M.Ed.
(616) 331-6676

Apply now! Request info  EDS Podcast

Engineering (M.S.E)

Shabbir Choudhuri, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-6845

Apply now! Request info  EGR Podcast

English (M.A.)

Brian Deyo, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-3405

Apply now! Request info  ENG Podcast

Health Administration (M.H.A.)

Raymond Higbea, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6575

Apply now! Request info  HADM Podcast

Health Informatics and Bioinformatics (M.S., PSM)

Anirudh Chowdhary, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6297

Apply now! Request info  HIBI Podcast

Medical Dosimetry (M.S.)

Kristen Vu, M.S., CMD, RT(T)
(616) 331-5600

Apply now! Request info  RMD Podcast

Nursing Practice (D.N.P.)

Katherine Moran, DNP, CDE, FAADE
(616) 331-7160

Apply now! Request info  DNP Podcast

Occupational Therapy (Dr.O.T.)

Scott Truskowski, Ph.D., OTRL 
(616) 331-3128

Apply now! Request info

Occupational Therapy (M.S.)

Scott Truskowski, Ph.D., OTRL 
(616) 331-3128

Apply now! Request info  OT Podcast

Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership (M.P.N.L.)

Michelle Wooddell, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-6495

Apply now! Request info  MPNL Podcast

Physical Therapy (D.P.T.)

Dan Vaughn, PT, Ph.D.
(616) 331-5700

Apply now! Request info  PT Podcast

Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.)

Paul Christensen, M.D.
(616) 331-5700

Apply now! Request info  MPAS Podcast

Professional Science Masters (P.S.M.)

Anirudh Chowdhary, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6297

Apply now! Request info  PSM Podcast

Public Administration (M.P.A.)

Davia Downey, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6681

Apply now! Request info  MPA Podcast

Public Health (M.P.H.)

Ranelle Brew, Ed.D. 
(616) 331-5570

Apply now! Request info  MPH Podcast


School Psychology (M.S. & Psy.S.)

Amy Campbell, Ph.D.
(616) 331-2409

Apply now! Request info  SPSY Podcast

Social Innovation (M.A.)

Wendy Burns-Ardolino, Ph.D.
(616) 331-8191

Apply now! Request info PMSI Podcast

Social Work (M.S.W.)

Cray Mulder, Ph.D. 
(616) 331-6550

Apply now! Request info  MSW Podcast

Speech Language Pathology (M.S.)

Courtney Karasinski, Ph.D.
(616) 331-5670

Apply now! Request info  SLP Podcast

Taxation (M.S.T.)

Koleta Moore, MPA
(616) 331-7400

Apply now! Request info 

Bachelor/Master Combined Degree Programs

Page last modified June 24, 2019