Graduate Programs

To find out more about a program, click its title and explore its website. If you’re ready to start an application, please visit www.ualrgrad.org/application.

Basic Requirements

In addition to the requirements listed at each program link, all students are required to submit the following items. International applicants should visit here for additional requirements.

  • Official transcripts from ALL previously attended colleges and universities
    • International students must have their transcripts articulated. Transcripts that have not been articulated can be submitted for the application process; however, before registering for classes, the transcript must be articulated and submitted to the Graduate School.
  • Proof of grade point average of at least 2.7 on a 4.00 scale, including post-baccalaureate hours
  • Official standardized test scores taken in the last 5 years, if required by the prospective program
  • $40 application fee
  • A copy of your government-issued photo ID

The Clinton School of Public Service offers a Master of Public Service degree and is applied to separately.


College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences

Division of Arts

Art – MA

Division of Humanities

Interdisciplinary Studies – MA

Public History – MA

Second Languages – MA

Division of Science

Applied Science – MS, PhD

Applied Statistics – GC

Biology – MA, MS

Chemistry – MA, MS

Mathematical Sciences – MS


College of Business

Accounting – GC , MACC

Business Administration – MBA

Business Information Systems – GC, MS

Management – GC

Taxation – GC


College of Education and Health Professions

Division of Health Professions

Audiology – AuD

Communication Sciences and Disorders – MS

Communication Sciences and Disorders – PhD

Gerontology – GC

Health, Human Performance, and Sport Management – MS

Orientation and Mobility of the Blind – GC

Rehabilitation of the Blind – MA

Rehabilitation Counseling – GC, MA

Social Work – MSW

Division of Education

Adult Education – MEd

Building Level Administration and Supervision – GC

Counselor Education – MEd

Curriculum and Instruction – MEd

Curriculum/Program Administration and Supervision – GC

Educational Administration and Supervision – MEd, EdS, EdD

Gifted and Talented Education – GC

Teaching the Gifted and Talented – MEd

Teaching Advanced Placement – GC

Higher Education – MA, EdD

Learning Systems Technology – MEd

Literacy Coach Specialist – GC

Literacy Intervention Specialist – GC

Math Education – GC

Middle Childhood Education – MEd

Reading – MEd, EdS, PhD

Secondary Education – MEd

Special Education – MEd

Superintendency – GC


College of Engineering and Information Technology

Bioinformatics – MS, PhD

Computer Science – MS

Construction Management – MS

Engineering Science and Systems – PhD

Geospatial Technology – GC

Information Quality – GC, MS

Integrated Computing – PhD

Integrated Science and Mathematics – MS

Systems Engineering - GC, MS

Technology Innovation – GC


College of Social Sciences and Communications

Division of Communications

Applied Communication Studies – MA

Mass Communication – MA

Professional and Technical Writing – MA

Strategic Communication – GC

Division of Social Sciences

Criminal Justice – MA, MS, PhD

Institute of Government

Conflict Mediation – GC

Nonprofit Management – GC

Public Administration – MPA