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

Cybersecurity (M.S.)

Andrew Kalafut, Ph.D.
(616) 331-2309

Apply now! Request info CYB 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

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

Apply now! Request info EDLD Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Educational Leadership
Special Education Leadership

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

Kathryn Ohle, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6662

Apply now! Request info ECE Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Instruction & Curriculum 
Educational Differentiation

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

Apply now Request info ED Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Instruction & Curriculum 
Elementary Education

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

Apply now! Request info EE Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Instruction & Curriculum 
Secondary Education

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

Apply now! Request info SE Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Literacy Studies 
Reading and Language Arts

Elizabeth Stolle, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6242

Apply now! Request info RLA Podcast

Education (M.Ed.) - Literacy Studies 
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

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

Paula Lancaster, Ph.D.
(616) 331-6593

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.)

Sherry Johnson, Ph.D.
(616) 331-3400

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.)

Susan Cleghorn, DrOT
(616) 331-2799

Apply now! Request info

Occupational Therapy (M.S.)

Carla Floyd Slabaugh, DrOT
(616) 331-5648

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