Graduate-level academics at Messiah
Graduate studies academic overview
Are you ready to advance your education and career with a graduate degree or certificate? Messiah University is a nationally ranked, accredited university that successfully integrates top-tier academics and Christian faith. All of our graduate programs provide academic rigor and excellence through a convenient and flexible mix of learning options. Our nine programs include nine master’s degrees, two doctoral degrees, and numerous graduate certificates and post-master’s certificates. The coursework for most graduate programs is conducted primarily online, with some being fully online and others being fully residential.
By the Numbers
Named in the Top 50 Best Christian Graduate Schools by Christian Universities Online
Messiah University offers 35+ graduate degrees and certificate programs.
Messiah University has 787 graduate students representing 38 states and four countries.
Messiah’s graduate programs are designed to challenge your intellect, engage your faith and fit your busy lifestyle.
Flexible class formats
School of Graduate Studies
Messiah University’s School of Graduate Studies educates students for a lifetime of intellectual exploration, ethical leadership and exceptional professional practice within a complex world.Learn more
Undergraduate programs at Messiah
Integrating faith and learning
Messiah University is a nationally ranked private Christian university that integrates rigorous academics and Christian faith into all of our academic programs. Messiah's faculty are outstanding teachers, scholars and researchers who will mentor and advise you as you expand your possibilities. We offer bachelor's degrees in 85+ majors. Specialized programs include off-campus study, research, service-learning, internships, partner programs with other institutions, three-year degree options and a flourishing University Honors Program.
By the Numbers
74.1% 4-year grad rate (vs. 52% national average)
Average class size 20
12: 1 student faculty ratio
Messiah's 150+ academic programs
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There are many ways to streamline your education at Messiah—and save time and money. Taking college classes while still in high school, earning multiple degrees at once or partnering with other institutions to earn an advanced degree are just a few of the ways Messiah partners with you to graduate college on your time.
Students at Messiah enhance their classroom experiences by taking advantage of a rich variety of campus resources and opportunities that help prepare them to lead lives of service, leadership and reconciliation.
Global and Service
Messiah offers an array of academic support services that make it possible for you to access any additional help you might need or want outside of the classroom. Whether you need accommodations for a particular learning challenge or simply want someone to proofread a paper before you turn it in, there are qualified Messiah students and staff prepared to assist you.Learn More