Graduate Admissions

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As a nationally ranked Catholic institution, the University of San Diego is focused on an unwavering expectation: academic excellence.

Why Apply to a USD Graduate Program?

  • Learn from exemplary faculty who are recognized nationally and internationally in their fields, and collaborate with students on interdisciplinary research and scholarship.
  • Participate in exciting international opportunities available across all graduate programs.
  • Take advantage of USD's strong organizational relationships and a network that includes 70,000 alumni living in all 50 states and 159 countries.

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The university is an equal opportunity educational institution and employer and prohibits discrimination against current or prospective students and employees on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other legally-protected characteristic.

Develop your passion and skills with USD's commitment to academic excellence, intellectual rigor and global citizenship.

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