Graduate Studies - Coastal Carolina University
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Office of Graduate Studies

Accelerate your Career with Coastal: We offer innovative Master's and Ph.D. programs designed to empower you to achieve your education goals and career aspirations. We have a learner-centered academic environment where high-quality teaching and engaged learning are supported by collaborative interdisciplinary research. The skills gained within our programs are sought after by industry leaders and there is a strong workforce development and civic engagement focus within the college.






Graduate Programs

Coastal Carolina University offers graduate degrees and certificate programs in a variety of academic disciplines.

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The Spadoni College of Education and Social Sciences offers graduate level courses, including a Doctorate of Philosophy in Education Sciences, preparers educators to lead and acquire specialized skills.

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What sets the Gupta College of Science apart are the experiences students gain while earning their degrees. Nationally recognized high-impact practices provide a wide variety of opportunities for students to become involved with faculty in cutting-edge research and outreach through our centers and initiatives.

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The Wall College of Business graduate programs are accredited by AACSB International and are designed to prepare students for employment in the current global marketplace.

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Humanities and Fine Arts
The Edwards College fosters collaboration, creative expression, and experiential learning to prepare students to become active participants in local and global communities.

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Sport Management
The Conway Medical Center College of Health and Human Performance Master of Science (M.S.) in Sport Management program meets the unique needs of individuals who seek entry into careers or advancement in careers in managing sport organizations, agencies and facilities.

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Women in Technology
The Women in Technology Graduate Certificate, through the HTC Honors College, provides degree-seeking and non-degree-seeking students a complex understanding of culture, workplace dynamics, and leadership in technology.


Accelerated Degree Programs



The Get More in Four program is a combined four-year bachelor's and master's program in which students will complete the bachelor's Degree in Three and a one-year master's program.


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Three Minute Thesis (3MT)



Three Minute Thesis or 3MT is a competition in which graduate students present their thesis in three minutes or less with the help of nothing more than a single PowerPoint slide.


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