Graduate Studies

A transformative experience built upon undergraduate education

A transformative experience built upon undergraduate education


A student's perspective

Alyssa Meyers

"Don’t panic. Grad school is the perfect place to make mistakes. You’re surrounded by helping professionals who want nothing more than to see you succeed! If everything hasn’t fallen into place quite yet, don’t worry too much. It will."
— Alyssa Meyers, pursuing Counseling and College Student Affairs degree

Graduate Studies Dean
    Robert Gates, Ed.D.

Administrative Assistant
    Jennifer Kessler

Graduate Studies Secretary
    Deborah Hartman

Research and Grants Interim Director
    John Hranitz, Ph.D.

School of Graduate Studies
212 Centennial Hall
Phone: 570-389-4015
Fax: 570-389-3054

Bloomsburg University has more than 600 graduate students majoring in more than 18 master's level programs and a doctoral program in audiology. Our graduate programs cover a wide range of disciplines from clinical athletic training to business administration to special education.

At BU, graduate students learn to become critical thinkers, independent researchers and experts in their chosen field.

Graduate Programs and Coordinators

Certificate Programs

Certificate Programs Professional educators who hold supervisory certificates provide leadership in specific areas. Applicants for admission to a supervisory program must have a valid Pennsylvania teaching certificate and five years of satisfactory teaching experience.