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Filcik Winners Announced for 2022

The School of Graduate Studies and Research announces the winners of the Julius P. Filcik Doctoral Fellowship: Ragia Hassan, Curriculum and Instruction, DEd; and Justin McDonald, Counseling Education and Supervision, PhD.

Revision to Graduate Student Time Limitations Policy

Effective fall 2022, graduate students will now have more time to finish their degrees, with master's program students now having six years instead of five and doctoral students having eight instead of seven.

IUP Approved for $1 Million Project as Part of Build Back Better Regional Challenge Grant

Indiana University of Pennsylvania has been approved for a $1-million project as part of the Southwestern Pennsylvania New Economy Collaborative $62.7-million federal Build Back Better Regional Challenge grant awarded by the US Economic Development Administration.

IUP PhD Propels Student to Professor

IUP's doctoral program in the Department of Communications Media included theory, research, production work, and teaching experience. It was the perfect combination to propel Jeremy McCool from an Indiana University of Pennsylvania graduate student to a professor at West Chester University.

Graduate Student Application Deadlines

Graduation application due date changes for graduate students only

Three IUP Graduate Programs Selected for U.S. News Best Online Program Recognition

Three online graduate programs at Indiana University of Pennsylvania have been selected as a “2022 Best Online Program” by U.S. News & World Report: the master’s in nursing, the master’s in mathematics education, and the master’s in criminal justice

Online Master's in Nursing Program Still Accepting Fall Applications

Recently selected by U.S. News & World Report for its “Best Online Programs” rankings for 2021 and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, IUP’s MSN program is still accepting applications for the fall.

Graduate Admissions Virtual Spring Open House

The School of Graduate Studies and Research invites you to join us on Thursday, April 15, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. for our Virtual Open House. Individuals will have the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, meet with department coordinators to discuss programs, and engage with other prospective students in Zoom breakout rooms.

Got Research? Show it Off at the 2021 IUP Scholars Forum!

Scholars Forum is a unique event that allows undergraduate and graduate students to present their research and creative projects. Are you doing high-quality academic or creative work in your major area of study? Consider presenting your work at the 2021 Scholars Forum. Apply online!

Graduate Admissions Virtual Fall Open House

The School of Graduate Studies and Research invites you to join us on Wednesday, November 4, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Individuals will have the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, meet with department coordinators to discuss programs, and engage with other prospective students in Zoom breakout rooms.

MBA, Executive Track Forming Next Cohort

IUP will host virtual information sessions for anyone interested in learning more about the MBA, Executive Track program. Talk about about our program curriculum, class format, the application and admission process, and any other questions you may have.

PhD in Business Starts Second Cohort

IUP started its second cohort of the PhD in Business program in fall 2020. This business doctorate is designed for working professionals who are looking to prepare for a business school professorship or advance to senior leadership positions. This  is the first part-time business PhD in Pennsylvania.

SGSR Transitions to iForms

These School of Graduate Studies and Research PDF forms have been converted to iforms: Maximum Credit Load Increase, Request for Exception to Deadlines, and Undergraduate Application for Graduate Coursework.

School of Graduate Studies and Research Announces 2020 Research Award Winners

IUP’s School of Graduate Studies and Research, in conjunction with the Research Institute, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Research Award.

Update and Guidelines for Graduate Students

This message is to provide general guidance for graduate students, but is especially important for graduate students with an anticipated May 2020 graduation date who are writing a thesis/dissertation.

IUP Graduate Opportunities in Pittsburgh

IUP has master’s and doctoral degree programs at our Pittsburgh East location, just minutes away from Monroeville Mall. This location offers convenient classes on a flexible schedule that are sure to suit any working professional in the greater Pittsburgh area.

Graduate Feature Program: IUP's English Department

IUP’s long-standing and internationally recognized graduate programs in English are designed to further your career as an English teacher, writer, journalist, marketer or publisher; to engage your passion for English; and to enhance your ability to think and communicate critically.