Maybe it's a dream to lead, improve your credentials, earn that next promotion or to get noticed in today's job market. Only you know what your next big step is. Now it's time to master it. It's time to do more.

The graduate degree programs at Southeast are designed with you in mind, to foster your intellectual curiosity and expand your opportunities for a rewarding career.

Graduate programs are offered online and in the classroom at the main campus. You’ll be surrounded by leading thinkers in the field through either method and challenged to find the will to do.

Academic Programs

Build on the education you’ve already acquired with a certificate, master’s, or specialist degree from Southeast. Degrees are offered in online or in the classroom formats.

International Admissions

Experience American culture, share your global perspective, and earn a graduate degree from an accredited institution; you’ll do all that here. Southeast welcomes students from 65 countries around the world. Join us.

In-State Rate

You can pursue your graduate degree with the in-state tuition rate, no matter where you live. We want our Redhawks to continue their education and achieve their goals, so we're making it as simple as possible.

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"As an undergraduate student, I could tell the faculty and instructors were extremely knowledgeable, passionate about learning, and were dedicated to educating future nurses and nurse practitioners. Because of the high quality of educators ... Southeast was the clear choice for advancing my education."

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