Grand Valley State University - The Graduate School

  • Tracey James-Heer Associate Director, Admissions Office
    1-800-748-0246 (616) 331-2025

    COLLEGE OF EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY INNOVATION
    Dr. Sherril Soman, Dean
    (616) 331-6650
    cecidean@gvsu.edu
    gvsu.edu/ceci
    DEGREES
    Ed.S.: Education Specialist, Leadership
    M.Ed.: Educational Leadership (program emphases in educational leadership and special education administration)
    M.Ed.: Educational Technology
    M.Ed.: Higher Education (program emphases in adult and higher education and college student affairs leadership)
    M.Ed.: Instruction & Curriculum. (program emphases in early childhood education, educational differentiation, elementary education, graduate teacher certification, and secondary level education)
    M.Ed.: Literacy Studies (concentrations in elementary reading, general literacy studies, K-12 reading specialist, secondary reading))
    M.Ed.: School Counseling
    M.Ed.: Special Education (program emphases in autism spectrum disorder, cognitive impairment, and learning disabilities)
    M.S.: Criminal Justice
    M.A.: Social Innovation
    M.H.A.: Health Administration. Concentrations in finance, hospital administration, long-term care administration, practice management, and self-directed study
    M.P.N.L.: Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership (emphasis areas of study include community impact, custom program, mission advancement, and nonprofit healthcare)
    M.P.A.: Public Administration (concentrations in criminal justice; health administration; nonprofit management and leadership; policy analysis, advocacy, and evaluation; and state, regional, and local governance)
    M.S.W.: Social Work
    Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership
    Graduate Certificate in Online/Blended Instruction and Assessment
    Graduate teacher certification
    COMBINED DEGREES
    B.A., B.S. and M.P.A.: Public and Nonprofit Administration and Public Administration

    COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS
    Dr. Teresa Beck, Acting Dean
    (616) 331-3356
    gvsu.edu/shp
    DEGREES
    Au.D.: Audiology
    M.S.: Clinical Dietetics
    M.S.: Medical Dosimetry
    M.S.: Dr.O.T., Occupational Therapy
    D.P.T.: Physical Therapy
    M.P.A.S.: Physician Assistance Studies
    M.P.H.: Public Health (track options in epidemiology and health promotion)
    M.S.: Recreational Therapy
    M.S.: Speech-Language Pathology
    COMBINED DEGREES
    B.S. and M.P.H.: Allied Health Sciences and Public Health
    B.S. and M.S.: Recreational Therapy
    M.S. and Dr.O.T., Occupational Therapy

    COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS & SCIENCES
    Dr. Jennifer Drake, Dean
    (616) 331-2495
    clas@gvsu.edu
    gvsu.edu/clas
    DEGREES
    M.S.: Applied Statistics
    MAT: Athletic Training
    M.S.: Biology (emphases in aquatic sciences and natural resources)
    M.H.S.: Biomedical Sciences (emphases in general studies and research)
    M.S.: Biostatistics
    M.S.: Cell and Molecular Biology (emphases in biotechnology and research)
    M.S.: Communications
    M.A.: English
    M.S. & Psy.S.: School Psychology
    M.S.: Water Resource Policy
    COMBINED DEGREES
    B.A., B.S. and M.S.: Advertising and Public Relations and Communications
    B.A., B.S. and M.S.: Communication Studies and Communications
    B.A., B.S. and M.S.: Health Communications and Communications
    B.A., B.S. and M.S.: Multimedia Journalism and Communications
    B.S. and M.S.: Biomedical Sciences
    B.S. and M.S.: Cell and Molecular Biology
    B.S. and MAT: Exercise Science and Athletic Training
    B.S. and M.S.: Statistics and Applied Statistics
    B.S. and M.S.: Statistics and Biostatistics
    B.S. and M.S.: Statistics and Data Science and Analytics
    Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis, Bioinformatics and Genomics

    SEIDMAN COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
    Dr. Diana Lawson, Dean
    (616) 331-7100
    gvsu.edu/seidman
    DEGREES
    M.S.A.: Accounting (concentrations in auditing and taxation)
    M.B.A.: Business Administration (includes executive and professional programs)
    M.S.T.: Taxation
    COMBINED DEGREE
    B.B.A. and M.S.A.: Accounting
    Graduate Badge in Advanced Tax Practice; Corporate Transactions; Emerging Leadership; Foundations of Tax Practice; Wealth Planning

    SEYMOUR AND ESTHER PADNOS COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND COMPUTING
    Dr. Paul Plotkowski, Dean
    (616) 331-6260
    pcec@gvsu.edu
    gvsu.edu/pcec
    DEGREES
    M.S.: Applied Computer Science (concentrations in biomedical informatics, cybersecurity, database management, distributed computing, information systems management, software design and development, software engineering, and web and mobile computing)
    M.S.: Cybersecurity
    M.S.: Data Science and Analytics
    M.S.E.: Engineering (emphases in biomedical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, manufacturing operations, mechanical engineering, and product design and manufacturing engineering)
    M.S.: Health Informatics and Bioinformatics
    COMBINED DEGREES
    B.S.E. and M.S.: Computer Engineering and Applied Computer Science
    B.S. and M.S.: Computer Science and Applied Computer Science; Computer Science and Cybersecurity; Computer Science and Data Science Analytics; Cybersecurity; Information Systems and Applied Computer Science; Information Systems and Cybersecurity; Information Technology and Cybersecurity
    B.S.E. and M.S.E.: Engineering
    Graduate Badges: Biomedical Informatics; Cybersecurity; Data Analytics; Database Management; Distributed Computing; Electromagnetic Compatibility; Embedded Systems; Information Systems Management; Software Design and Development; Software Engineering; Web and Mobile Computing; Web Application Fundamentals

    KIRKHOF COLLEGE OF NURSING
    Dr. Lola Coke, Acting Dean
    (616) 331-3558
    kcon@gvsu.edu
    gvsu.edu/kcon
    DEGREES
    M.S.N.: Nursing (concentration in advanced generalist/clinical nurse leader)
    D.N.P.: Doctor of Nursing Practice (concentrations in adult/older adult primary care nurse practitioner; health systems leadership; pediatric primary care nurse practitioner; post-MSN health systems leadership; and psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner)
    Graduate Certificate in Interprofessional Health Informatics; Palliative and Hospice Care; and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Graduate Badge: Palliative and Hospice Care I, Palliative and Hospice Care II

     

    ONLINE DEGREES
    Ed.S.: Educational Specialist in Leadership
    M.Ed.: Educational Leadership
    M.Ed.: Educational Technology
    M.Ed.: Instruction and Curriculum, Early Childhood Education emphasis
    M.Ed.: Instruction and Curriculum, Educational Differentiation emphasis
    M.Ed.: Literacy Studies, Reading and Language Arts emphasis
    M.Ed.: School Counseling

    M.S.: Applied Computer Science

    M.S.: Clinical Dietetics

    M.S.: Criminal Justice

    Graduate Teacher Certification, elementary and secondary

    Graduate certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis
    Graduate certificate in Nonprofit Leadership
    Graduate certificate in Online/Blended Instruction
    Graduate badge in Cybersecurity

    Graduate badge in Data Analytics
    Graduate badge in Web and Mobile Computing

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