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Earn a Graduate Degree at SRU

Contact our admissions office to learn more today!

Graduate Admissions

Slippery Rock University's Graduate Admissions office ensures that you have all the resources needed to apply for one of our graduate programs and certificates. As a graduate student at SRU, whatever your goals may be, you will sharpen your talents by learning from faculty who demonstrate breadth and expertise in their academic and professional experience.

SRU's graduate programs and certificates are designed to work with your busy schedule. Most classes are offered online, onsite, or in a blended format, allowing you to work while balancing your personal life. In every academic field of graduate study, you can expect direct interaction with your professors, resulting in a personalized academic experience.

Why SRU for graduate school?

Slippery Rock University's graduate programs and certificates are designed with your life and career goals in mind. Graduate school can be a critical step in achieving many of life's goals:

  • Starting a new and exciting career
  • Earning additional credentials for career advancement
  • Increasing income potential

If you're still wondering why SRU features an unparalleled graduate school experience, join us for one of our graduate open houses and see for yourself! You'll get to explore campus, meet with students and staff, and experience what our programs have to offer.

Graduate admissions resources

Slippery Rock University offers over 100 graduate students assistantships annually. To learn more about these opportunities, visit our graduate assistantships page. Looking for the forms for references, essays, or other related admissions material? Take a look at our graduate forms for both prospective and current students.

SRU offers dozens of graduate programs, each with their own admissions requirements. If you have program-specific questions, please contact the graduate coordinator for your program. Please contact Graduate Admissions at 724.738.2051 or at if you have questions about admission requirements.

Earn your graduate degree at SRU!

Slippery Rock University's Graduate Admissions team is here to assist you in any questions you have about our master's, doctoral, and certificate programs. Interested in learning more? Request information today!