The Catholic University of America

Graduate Degree and Certificate Programs

Anthropology - M.A.

Biology - M.S., Ph.D.,  Certificate

Master of Science Concentrations

  • Biotechnology
  • Cellular and Microbial Biology
  • Clinical Laboratory Science
Doctor of Philosophy Concentrations:
  • Cellular and Microbial Biology
  • Clinical Laboratory Science

Certificate Concentration:

  • Biotechnology
Joint Degree Program
     M.S./M.S.L.I.S. (Biology/Library Science)
 

Chemistry - Ph.D.

Concentration: Chemical Education

Drama - M.A., M.F.A

Master of Arts Concentrations

  • Theater Education (Option also available for a summers-only program)
  • Theater History and Criticism

Master of Fine Arts Concentrations

  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Playwriting

Early Christian Studies - M.A., Ph.D.

Education - M.A., Ph.D., Certificate

Master of Arts Concentrations

  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • Secondary Education (Areas of Focus: English, Math, Social Studies)
  • Special Education

Doctor of Philosophy Concentration

  • Catholic Educational Leadership (summers only program)

Certificate Concentrations

  • Teacher Certification (Secondary Education, Special Education)

English Language and Literature - M.A., Ph.D.

Joint Degree Program also available:

     M.A./M.S.L.I.S. (English/Library Science)


Greek and Latin - M.A., Ph.D., Certificate

Master of Arts Concentrations

  • Greek and Latin
  • Latin

Doctor of Philosophy Concentration

  • Greek and Latin

Certificate Concentrations

  • Greek
  • Latin
  • Greek and Latin

History - M.A, Ph.D.

Concentrations

  • Latin America
  • Medieval Europe
  • Modern Europe
  • Religion and Society in the Late Medieval and Early Modern World (M.A. only)
  • United States

Joint Degree Programs

     M.A./J.D. (History/Law)    

     M.A./M.S.L.I.S. (History/Library Science)

Library and Information Science, M.S.L.I.S., M.S.I.T., Certificate

M.S.L.I.S. Concentrations

  • Cultural Heritage Information Management
  • Digital Libraries
  • Generalist
  • Health Sciences
  • Information Architecture
  • Law Librarianship
  • Organization of Information
  • School Library Media
  • User Services

M.S.I.T. Concentration

  • Health Information Technology

Certificate Concentrations

  • Post-Master's
  • Advanced Library Leadership and Management

Joint Degree Programs

  • M.S.L.I.S./J.D. (Law)
  • M.S.L.I.S./M.A. (English)
  • M.S.L.I.S./M.A. (History)
  • M.S.L.I.S./M.A. (Musicology)
  • M.S.L.I.S./M.A. (Religious Studies)
  • M.S.L.I.S./M.S. (Biology)

B.A./M.A. Program

Medieval and Byzantine Studies - M.A., Ph.D., Certificate

Modern Languages and Literatures - M.A., Ph.D.

Concentration: Hispanic Literatures and Cultures

Physics - M.S., Ph.D.

Additional Concentration: Nuclear Environmental Protection (M.S. only)

Politics - M.A., Ph.D.

Master of Arts Concentrations

  • American Government
  • Congressional and Presidential Studies (off-campus program on Capitol Hill)
  • International Affairs (off-campus program on Capitol Hill)
  • International Political Economics
    (Joint program with School of Business and Economics)
  • Political Theory
  • World Politics

Doctor of Philosophy Concentrations

  • American Government
  • Political Theory
  • World Politics

Joint Degree Program

     M.A./J.D. (Politics/Law)

Psychology (M.A., Ph.D.)

Master of Arts Concentrations

  • General Psychology
  • Human Factors

Doctor of Philosophy Concentrations

  • Applied Experimental Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Human Development

Joint Degree Program

     M.A./J.D. (Psychology/Law)

Semitic and Egyptian Languages and Literatures - M.A., Ph.D

Concentrations:

  • Northwest Semitic Languages (Areas of Focus: Hebrew and Aramaic)
  • Near Eastern Christian Languages and Literatures (Areas of Focus: Syriac, Coptic, and Arabic)

Sociology - M.A.
 

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