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Your Future Awaits

Pursue your passion in one of the University of Oklahoma’s more than 260 master’s and doctoral-level majors. Build your reputation and expand your boundaries at a university focused on holistic education. Our positive and engaged community prepares students to succeed. We advocate for you and your future, celebrate your innovations, and provide the one-on-one attention you deserve.


The OU Graduate College ensures academic quality and consistency, ensuring you receive the support you deserve to pursue your passion. From coaching and mentoring to policy and academic practices, the Graduate College supports and celebrates you. Are you ready to enhance your future opportunities?



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Graduate Student Spotlight

Boushra Ajeeb

Meet Boushra, a Ph.D. candidate from Lebanon who came to OU for something more. Boushra found a sense of community within the Stephenson Biomedical Engineering Department. Her determination, hard work, and departmental support have allowed Boushra to research regenerative knee cartilage and raise her son.

To delve deeper into Boushra's inspiring journey, we invite you to watch our Graduate Student Spotlight video. 





"The goal of the OU Graduate College is to guide, support, and enhance the educational experience of every graduate student at the university. We value all scholars within the university and want your experience to affect you and your community in the best possible way."


-Randy Hewes

Dean of the OU Graduate College



Virtual Tours

Experience the University of Oklahoma from anywhere in the world via our virtual college tours. Step into the Sam Noble Museum and Biomedical labs, study for finals in the Zarrow Family Faculty and Graduate Student Center, or take a stroll down the South Oval.

Financial Support

Explore the many ways OU helps support graduate students.



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Browse all graduate majors and disciplines available at the University of Oklahoma.



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Look up deadlines, degree requirements, and other resources available to all graduate students.


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In The News

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Meteorology Field Work Offers Life-Changing Opportunities for OU Students

June 25, 2024

Students from OU's School of Meteorology are out in the field conducting atmospheric research year round. Those opportunities can shape their educations and their future careers.

Students create plans at the OU Tom Love Innovation Hub.

OU Launches Entrepreneurship and Innovation Master’s Program

May 08, 2024

The University of Oklahoma’s Price College of Business is launching a new hybrid master’s program to help working professionals, entrepreneurs and innovators learn how to create and scale a new business, either in an existing company or as a startup.

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OU Professors, Graduate Student Build Tool for State Lawmakers to Estimate Cost of Legislation
April 18, 2024

University of Oklahoma faculty and a graduate student in the Department of Sociology built a cost estimation tool for the state to view the cost of possible legislation by accounting for a wide variety of factors such as geography and staffing.

Read moreOU Professors, Graduate Student Build Tool for State Lawmakers to Estimate Cost of Legislation

Winners announced for OU Three Minute Thesis competition
February 27, 2024

The University of Oklahoma Graduate College named Ami Frost, graduate student in the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences, winner of the Three Minute Thesis competition for her presentation “Different by Degrees: Relationship Quality Differences by Level of Education.”

Read moreWinners announced for OU Three Minute Thesis competition

Celebrating International Women and Girls in STEM Day with Chhandosee Ganguly
February 11, 2024

When Chhandosee Ganguly was in 4th grade, a class assignment shifted the entire trajectory of her professional career.

Read moreCelebrating International Women and Girls in STEM Day with Chhandosee Ganguly

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