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Graduate Education and Research

Northern Michigan University offers over 20 graduate degree programs, in departments ranging from biology and clinical sciences to education and English. Our programs are designed to engage you in an active faculty-student exchange of ideas and to provide you with extensive hands-on learning and high caliber research opportunities.

Important Deadlines

Keep up with our important dates on thesis and application deadlines.  Find more NMU calendars
Graduate assistantship positions include stipend, 16 credit hours of tuition per year and more. Hourly graduate student worker positions are also available. See a list of <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/graduatestudies/node/72">employment opportunities updated June 29, 2015.</a>Northern Michigan University has a guide to the preparation of theses. Information about preparation and submission of a thesis can be <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/graduatestudies/node/32">found here.</a> All theses are submitted electronically to <a href="http://commons.nmu.edu/theses/">The Commons</a>. Starting graduate school can be overwhelming, but we’re here to help. See quick links below for NMU resources regarding financial aid, housing and employment.

Quick links

Office of Graduate Education and Research / graduate@nmu.edu

906-227-2300 / fax 906-227-2315