The Graduate School

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    Science & Natural History Filmmaking read more

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    Department of Health & Human Development and the Sustainable Foods Systems. read more

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    College of Nursing  read more

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    Animal Range Sciences  read more

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    Land Resources & Environmental Sciences read more

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    Department of Ecology read more

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    Department of Ecology read more

Our Vision: The Graduate School strives to foster an environment that produces outstanding graduate scholars who contribute new ideas and knowledge using creative and innovative approaches to solve challenges in an evolving world.

Our Mission: The Graduate School enriches the graduate student experience by providing excellent service, timely oversight, and relentless advocacy for student success.




MSU graduate students are building components for NASA satellites, developing software for Google, growing sustainable food, discovering new treatments for medical patients, creating energy alternatives, and producing films for National Geographic and the Smithsonian. MSU's collaborative culture breaks down barriers and enables graduate students to excel by drawing on numerous disciplines as they explore solutions to critical issues. Students are empowered to design a curriculum that suits their interests and strengths, and prepares them for successful career endeavors.

At MSU you can choose from more than 54 master's degree options, 35 doctoral degree options, 18 certificate options and one specialization option. As a graduate student, you have direct access to state-of-the art equipment and facilities, and will work alongside world-class faculty.

Questions about attending Graduate School at Montana State University? E-mail our graduate admissions team gradschool@montana.edu

Watch now! - MSU Graduate Students in Action:
Discovering Life Beneath the Antarctic Ice Sheet