Graduate Programs

Minnesota State Mankato offers more than 100 master's degree and graduate certificate programs and four doctoral programs. With many graduate programs and courses available in the Twin Cities and online, earning your graduate degree is more convenient than ever.

Master's Degree Programs

With a variety of master's degrees to choose from, Minnesota State Mankato blends the opportunity and excitement of a comprehensive university with the personal attention that is the hallmark of quality graduate education.

Doctoral and Specialist Programs

Minnesota State University, Mankato is proud to offer doctoral and specialist programs, which will enable graduates of master's programs to advance their education to one of the highest levels available.

Graduate Certificate Programs

Minnesota State Mankato’s graduate certificates are a fast and convenient way to enhance your skills and your career.

Professional Science Master's (PSM) Degree Programs

Our suite of Professional Science Master’s programs provides the leadership, communication and management skills that will enhance your core scientific knowledge and open up career advancement opportunities.

Online Programs

Minnesota State Mankato’s online programs fit the needs of working professionals and busy adults who want to advance their careers, complete a degree or build new skill sets.

Mankato Programs

Minnesota State Mankato is one of the largest institutions in the upper Midwest. Graduate students enjoy a safe, vibrant community with easy access to all the amenities of a major metropolitan area.

Twin Cities

Minnesota State Mankato offers a range of academic programs in the Twin Cities, from professional certifications to graduate degrees. Many programs offer convenient evening and weekend classes.

Non-Degree Seeking Graduate Study

Minnesota State Mankato offers you the opportunity to complete classes that will assist you in your career path or provide training to enhance your skill sets. Non-degree seeking study is intended for students who wish to complete graduate coursework without enrolling in a formal program.