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Graduate Admission

ALL YOU BRING Elevates Your Career

Whether you’ve just earned your undergraduate degree, wish to advance your career or simply want to explore a new field, Lipscomb University offers an innovative range of graduate programs that will help you take the best next step for your future. 

With more than 70 graduate degrees, certificates and endorsements offered, Lipscomb is one of the largest resources in middle Tennessee for post-baccalaureate education. There are a range of flexible schedules and locations, along with several online options, ensuring you don’t have to put your life on hold to continue your education. 

Our programs are built for people who are professionally driven and passionate about learning. Engage in rigorous and rewarding scholarship that will build on your existing skills and knowledge, giving you confidence to emerge at the forefront of your field. 

Scroll down and follow the steps below to learn more about programs of interest, the application process and more.

Getting Started

Select a Program

Lipscomb offers 70+ graduate degree programs. Our esteemed faculty are dedicated to walking alongside students in their next career step. Start your application process by selecting your program of choice below.

Program Offerings   


Ready to apply? Each program has a specific process for connecting with new students, but filling out the online application is the first step. Apply below or connect with a graduate recruiter for additional support.

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While finances can be a major concern, Lipscomb University has provided over 160 million dollars in scholarships to students and aims to grow our offerings year-after-year. You can receive financial aid and apply for program-based scholarships to ensure your future. Find your program's recruiter to learn more.

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Graduate Studies Resources

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Graduate Student Life

It can be difficult to feel like you’re part of campus life as a graduate student, but Lipscomb has many resources to help from the Career Connection Center to Academic Support. There are lots of exciting ways to get involved within our graduate division, including participation in career fairs, professional development sessions and research conferences. Click the link below to learn more about the Lipscomb community.

Student Life
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Affording a Graduate Education

Lipscomb University offers a variety of financial aid avenues from assistantships to veteran aid. We aim to invest in every student as they invest in us, and we’re glad to be a top-performing institution for return on investment and below-average student debt. Feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office at 615.966.1791 or email to learn more about how we can help you achieve your goals. Click “Financial Support” link below for more details.

Financial Support
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International Students

Education in a foreign country can be daunting without the assistance of devoted advisors. Our International Student Services team is available to help you every step of the way from the initial visa application process to finding your place on campus. The process must be started at least three months in advance of when you wish to begin a program, so it’s imperative you know everything that needs to be done. Learn more about what’s required of you as an international student through the link below.

International Student Resources

Common Questions

We know committing to a graduate degree is a big deal, and our faculty and staff are committed to making the selection and application process as easy as possible. Get those frequently asked questions answered by visiting the page below.

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