Welcome to The Graduate School
at Washington University in St. Louis
The Graduate School awards all Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees at Washington University in St. Louis, and works closely with the Olin Business School, the James McKelvey School of Engineering, the School of Medicine, the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, and the Brown School of Social Work supervising graduate students.
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We have over 60 graduate degree-granting departments admitting students each year. Admission and degree requirements for each department can be found on our programs page. The University also offers joint programs that allow students to work across disciplinary boundaries while still continuing to receive advanced training and a degree in the home department. Recognized joint programs are also listed on our programs page.
our graduate program by the numbers:
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