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Welcome to The Graduate School at WCU. We provide personalized, flexible and responsive support for graduate students from admission to graduation and beyond. This web site is a one-stop-shop for all the information and tools you need to be successful as a graduate student at WCU.


Discover your next thing.

WCU offers more than 80 doctoral, master’s, certificate, and certification programs designed to help you achieve your academic and professional goals. Our graduate classes are offered in-person, online and in a hybrid format to offer flexibility and accommodate busy schedules.

Master's & Doctoral Programs


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Quick Links

Whether you're curious about our facilities, our faculty, or financial aid, this is the hub that connects you to all things WCU. Everything you need to know is just a click away.



WCU prides itself on accessibility and is committed to keeping our tuition low. For students who want to explore financial aid, we can provide the information you need pursue a top-ranked graduate education at an incredible value.

Financial Support and Awards



Double Your Opportunity

Once a Ram, always a Ram, right? You've established yourself on WCU's campus as an undergraduate student. You know how great you were prepared for life after earning your bachelor's degree. So, why not continue your education at the place that feels like home?! With 80 certificate, master's and doctoral degrees, allow us to continue to drive that Ram spirit and situate you for even greater success with your education and career!



Take the Next Steps

Choosing to pursue a graduate degree is a bold and exciting decision. Graduate Studies opens up a new landscape that offers more than knowledge; it provides you with a broader view of the world and a deeper understanding of yourself. We're excited to lead you through the application process and look forward to getting your journey started. 

Contact the Graduate School

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