Take control of your career while earning the power and prestige of a Michigan degree.

Over 1,600 graduate students are enrolled in master’s, specialist and doctoral degree programs at UM-Dearborn. Our committed, engaged professors offer exciting opportunities to participate in cutting-edge research. Many of our courses are offered in the evening and online, so as a graduate student you can earn your degree while meeting the demands of your professional and personal obligations.

By enrolling in one of our 40+ advanced degree programs, you’re signing up for boundless opportunities to expand your skill set and knowledge, develop leadership qualities and advance your career. Plus, you’ll join a powerful network of professional and industry connections that includes over 540,000 Michigan alumni worldwide.

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Exploring UM-Dearborn

Discover why UM-Dearborn is the right place to help you advance your career or try out a new field. Explore the links below to learn more about our campus, community and graduate programs.


Now that you’ve selected UM-Dearborn to continue your education, use the links below to learn more about the application process. Choose Start Your Application and apply today!

Paying for College

Learn the cost of your program and the funding opportunities available. You’ll find even more resources for all students and families on our Paying for College page.

Special Admissions Programs

Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance! Use the links below to navigate your next steps as a UM-Dearborn Wolverine.

UM-Dearborn Difference Maker

Our students are improving the lives of others and making an impact in the community. Meet more Difference Makers.

My bachelor’s degree was an investment in myself. My graduate degree is an investment in my community.
Asandi Conner, ’12 Master of Public Policy

Did you know?

Our graduate degree programs are designed for working professionals.