About Us

We can help you get to the next level in your professional career by offering you a quality graduate education. 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. Faculty members challenge and support students to deliver their top performance, enabling students to get the most out of their graduate school experience. When students complete their programs, they are prepared to take the next step in their professional careers. 


We are pleased to welcome Dr. Lisa Eckert of the English Department as the Interim Director of Graduate Education. 

Lisa Eckert

Learn more about the history of graduate education at Northern Michigan University.