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Graduate Studies

At Lipscomb University, your experience and ambition to excel are embraced in faith and refined through practice. Our graduate programs build on your existing skills and experience to equip you for success in the next phase of your professional journey. 

We will prepare you to put your knowledge to use from day one, equipped with all the practical and theoretical knowledge needed for you to become a leader in your chosen field. And because our academic curriculum incorporates faith and service, you will develop the skills to be a servant leader — one who leads with the heart. Plus, you’ll have the support of a community with mentors and peers who care about your success as much as they do their own.

Explore Graduate Programs

Join a community that cultivates the light of Christ to push you forward in excellence. With a Lipscomb graduate degree, you can confidently pursue your goals, lead others with integrity and push your field further. Choose from more than 85 graduate programs and certificate options to help you advance in your career and vocation. Find the next step forward for you. 

We are dedicated to helping you prepare for the next steps to your future. The eight colleges serving graduate degrees are:

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Why Pursue a Graduate Degree at Lipscomb?

As one of the fastest-growing private doctoral universities in the nation, Lipscomb University is committed to the holistic growth and development of global-minded individuals who work to impact their communities around the world with innovation, curiosity and faith. By expanding the amount of graduate programs and certifications we offer, we have sought to continuously meet the workforce needs in the local community and across the U.S. In fact, Lipscomb is one of the largest resources in middle Tennessee for post-baccalaureate education. 

The university is at the center of everything in Nashville, TN, a hub for business, tourism, health care and music, making it the 2nd hottest job market in the nation. This allows students to be part of a growing network of faculty and alumni who are paving their way through the growth of the city. Not to mention the experiential learning opportunities.

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Graduate Admissions

Ready to advance your career or try a new field? Lipscomb University’s Graduate Admissions team is here to help all you bring elevate your career.

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Affording a Graduate Education

An investment in Lipscomb is an investment in your future, so we aim to help reduce cost as much as possible. Our Financial Aid office is open to any questions.

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Graduate Student Life

Academic support and community are key factors in your success. Lipscomb offers a variety of resources for graduate students to find their place and grow.

Graduate Student Life
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Study Abroad

Immerse yourself in culture and history while studying abroad with Lipscomb's Graduate programs. Whether you are pursuing business, archaeology, bible or another degree, learn more about global experiences per program.

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International Students

Committing to a school far from home has many variables, so we want to make the graduate degree process as simple as possible for international students.

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Common Questions

Continuing your education is a major decision, but Lipscomb is here for you every step of the way. Dive deeper with our graduate-focused frequently asked questions page.

Common Questions
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