For Graduate Students

Welcome to Castleton University where taking your career to the next level through completing a graduate degree is not only possible, but affordable thanks to our 13 diverse programs of study.

As a graduate student at Castleton, you will experience the same transformative, relationship-based education that is the hallmark of the Castleton’s undergraduate experience. With programs tailored for both recent undergraduates and working professionals, students can expect personal instruction and support from expert faculty members as they explore the unique educational opportunities within the University’s 165-acres of beautiful Vermont campus.

Whether your chosen program is on campus or in a hybrid, low-residency format, you will have a close working relationship with your faculty and peers. Across all graduate programs, Castleton’s mission is to cultivate the knowledge, competence and preparation you need as an emerging professional in your field.

Candidates considering enrollment should apply and gain acceptance prior to the start of classes: Spring classes begin in January, Summer classes begin in May, and Fall classes begin in August.

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Applications are accepted online or by submitting a paper application.

Available Programs

Select the name of the program to review coursework, course descriptions, and degree requirements.

Master of Arts

Master of Arts in Education

Master of Science