Graduate Studies

Take your career to the next level with flexible, affordable options for earning a Michigan degree.

Graduate students chatting in a classroom

The world and the workplace are constantly changing. We’ll help you evolve with them. Through in-person, online and hybrid formats, we offer the flexibility you need to earn the degree that will advance your education and career. 

UM-Dearborn offers more than 50 graduate programs. Whether you’re exploring new career paths, are interested in moving up at your current organization or simply want to gain new skills and knowledge, we have the program that’s right for you. Gain invaluable experience and expertise in fields with high-earning potential, from environmental science to cybersecurity and information assurance, business analytics to health information technology. We offer many master's programs fully online, designed for working professionals and distance learners.

With small class sizes and a supportive learning environment, you’ll work closely with your professors. Through research and practice-based learning, you’ll gain intensive, practical experience that will expand your horizons and give you a competitive edge in the workplace. Our faculty have strong industry and community ties, and they’ll help you navigate local and international networks of professionals, many of whom want to hire from our pool of experienced graduates. And you’ll gain connections across the globe as a member of one of the world’s largest alumni networks, more than 650,000 strong.

The degree that makes a difference.

Explore our programs by college below.


Flexible, affordable and powered by Michigan.

Explore our programs by college below. View an alphabetical listing of our programs.

Featured Programs

Health Information Technology
Clinical Health Psychology
Educational Technology
Computer and Information Science
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Applied & Computational Math


The University of Michigan-Dearborn earns its accreditation through the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the regional accrediting organization approved by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) for degree-granting institutions in the state of Michigan.

UM-Dearborn Difference Maker

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

Hesham Alghodhaifi
At UM-Dearborn, it's not just education. It's a life here: you make friends, you build skills. ... It changed my life for sure.
— Hesham Alghodhaifi, ‘21 Ph.D. in Computer Engineering

How to Reach Us

Office of Graduate Studies
Phone: 313-583-6321
Email: [email protected]