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Graduate & Professional Studies

Fairfield University believes that an educated workforce is best equipped to adapt and thrive in an ever-changing, global market. If you’re a professional or recent graduate interested in learning new skills, changing career paths, or taking your career to the next level, you’ve come to the right place. We offer more than 45 master's programs in a wide variety of fields, each designed by expert faculty to help you pursue a new career or advance in your current one. Whichever path you choose, our programs will provide you with real world capabilities to further your career trajectory and your personal growth.

Every year, the Career Center releases a Graduate Student Outcomes Report, which provides a summary of post-graduation activities based on surveys completed by Fairfield graduate students within six months of graduation. Download the latest report to see how Fairfield University prepares students to thrive in an ever-changing global market.

Charles F. Dolan School Of Business

The best business leaders are the ones who use a strong moral compass to look at all decisions from every point of view - the kind of skills you'll get with an advanced degree from the Dolan School of Business.

College Of Arts & Sciences

The five graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences promote intellectual and reflective query, discovery, and practice, across such disciplines as American Studies, Creative Writing, Communication, Mathematics, and Public Administration.

Egan School Of Nursing & Health Studies

We train our nurses to be more than just good practitioners, but also to be adaptable leaders. It's what happens when you apply classroom knowledge to a variety of hands-on clinical settings, all while staying in tune with a rapidly evolving health care industry.

School of Education and Human Development

The School of Education and Human Development is committed to educating scholar-practitioners. That means that the educators, counselors, psychologists, and administrators we graduate are adept across a wide range of environments, both in and out of the classroom.

School Of Engineering

Complex issues deserve a multi-faceted approach, which is the kind of education you'll get from the School of Engineering. Across each of our graduate degrees, you'll learn to work effectively, to tackle complicated problems, and - in turn - advance your career.


At Fairfield, we are committed to fostering an environment where you get the most out of your education. Our 41 graduate programs will help you with career advancement, enhancing your depth and breadth of knowledge in a chosen field of study.


At Fairfield, we are committed to fostering an environment where you get the most out of your education. We offer 41 graduate programs across each of our schools that will help advance your career while enhancing your depth and breadth of knowledge in a chosen field of study.

Admission & Financial Aid

Fairfield University is committed to making sure you get the most out of your graduate experience. Our convenient location, supportive alumni, dedicated faculty and professional student network will provide everything you'll need for an enriching graduate education—leading to a career and life filled with promise and purpose.

Student Life & Resources

The vibrant student life at Fairfield isn't just reserved for undergraduates. In fact, we have an entire office dedicated to making sure the graduate experience doesn't end when you leave class.

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