Graduate School Announcements

New Data Science Certificate Program Available


The Helen Way Klingler College of Arts and Sciences is proud to offer a new graduate certificate in data science, starting in fall 2018. The program is designed to connect data ethics, data analytics and data science skills with a variety of fields, and will be offered online. Students completing the certificate will be able to design and implement advanced strategies for analyzing big data, and create and present actionable information.

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New Master of Health Care Data Analytics Program Offered


Graduate School has launched a new health care data analytics program that will start in fall 2018. The online interdisciplinary program combines mathematics, statistics, computer science, ethics, health care environment, regulations, industry, and process improvement. This combination is designed to bring the latest in the health care industry and the delivery of care and service, together with the tools of analysis and technology.

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Computing Graduate Program Ranked in the Top 20 by U.S. News


Marquette University’s online master of science in computing program has been ranked No. 18 by U.S. News and World Report in its 2018 list of Best Online Information Technology Programs. The ranking is an improvement over last year’s ranking of 21.

According to U.S. News, the best online master’s in computer information technology programs are based on factors such as admissions selectivity, faculty credentials and academic and career support services offered to students.

Get Ready for Grad Student Week!


The Graduate School will hold its first annual Graduate Student Week, February 19-23, 2018 to celebrate the importance of graduate students and the significant research that they do at Marquette University. The week will be filled with various professional development workshops, a multicultural networking event and panel discussions. To recognize outstanding teaching and service, a graduate student will be presented with the Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Assistant Award.  The week will close with the second annual Three Minute Thesis competition.

Join in the celebration by taking part in the activities as we kick off the week on February 19th at 9 a.m. in Raynor Library Beaumier Suites BC. For more information, contact the Graduate School at 414-288-7137. 

Graduate Student Week Schedule of Events >>

New Online M.S. program for Supply Chain Management


The Marquette University Graduate School of Management is pleased to offer a new two-year master’s degree in supply chain management, starting fall 2018. The 31-credit program is designed for high-quality professional students who seek to grow their skills and develop effective, ethically based management techniques. The Master of Supply Chain Management program will be conveniently delivered online with the academic rigor students expect from Marquette University. The online delivery will be complemented with brief face-to-face residential workshops held at the beginning, middle and end of the program. 

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New Graduate School Program Offerings in 2017

Discover other new programs available in Neuroscience, Ethically Centered Data Science and M.Ed. in STEM Teaching.

New Behavior Analysis Programs

Enrollment is also open for a M.S. or Ph.D. in Psychology with a specialization in Behavior Analysis, which focuses on environmental influences on behavior.

For coursework details and how to apply, visit the Behavior Analysis program page.

Poster Printing Available in Raynor Library

A new, convenient option for printing large color posters on campus is now available in Raynor Memorial Libraries. The Libraries’ Digital Media Studio can print posters up to 42 inches wide and customizable length, for use in poster sessions and presentations. Printing requests can be submitted online and picked up from the Digital Media Studio desk on the lower level of the Raynor Library. A wide range of file formats are accepted.

For the print request form, cost estimates, and file preparation tips, see the poster printing page. Questions can be directed to Joe Humer, Digital Media Studio supervisor, or call (414) 288-2140.

NCFDD membership free to Marquette graduate students

Marquette University has an institutional membership with the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD), an independent center dedicated to helping faculty, post-docs, and graduate students make successful transitions throughout their academic careers by providing professional development, training, and mentoring. NCFDD resources are applicable across disciplines and focus on a range of topics that include strategies for increasing productivity, maintaining work-family balance, managing time more effectively, resolving conflicts, and writing grants, among others.

With Marquette’s institutional membership, you can sign up for a sub-account at no cost; you will then gain access to:

  • The Monday Motivator weekly e-mail providing productivity tips
  • Monthly productivity webinars and multi-week courses
  • NCFDD Career Center resources
  • Private Discussion Forum for peer-mentoring and problem-solving
  • Access to audio recordings, slides, and transcripts of previous webinars
  • Monthly writing challenges and mentor matches

For technical assistance, contact NCFDD at 1.313.347.8485 e-mail:

For more information about Marquette’s institutional membership with NCFDD, please contact Gary Meyer, Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs or William Welburn, Executive Director, Diversity and Inclusion. 

Procedures for continuous enrollment courses

The Graduate School will now register graduate students for all continuous enrollment courses. Students should view the section titled “Registration – Continuous enrollment courses” to view the updated forms.

Forms must be downloaded and signed by the student and adviser before submission to the Graduate School.