Earn a graduate degree that prepares you for your career and your life
Graduate school requires you to fine-tune career goals and extend beyond your reach. St. Edward's University challenges and empowers you to discover your full potential and apply your knowledge in ways that make a difference in your world.
Austin is known for innovation in business, life sciences, education, human services, music and technology. A graduate degree from St. Edward's offers global contacts and career-building experience, and positions you for professional achievement and personal fulfillment.
Graduate Program Overview
Think Big. Think Global.
Graduate school builds your confidence and networks and broadens your outlook on the latest industry trends and leadership practices. At St. Edward’s, you’ll make connections by interacting with your professors and peers, and regional and international guest speakers on campus.
Our programs emphasize dynamic learning via classroom case studies, live projects/simulations and real-world meetings. Some programs incorporate internships. Others offer faculty-led global study trips. And all are taught with an international point of view — ideal training for careers where a global perspective is valued.
Convenience for Busy Professionals
We design our programs to fit into your busy life. Courses are offered at our main campus near downtown, in online and blended formats, and most include evening and weekend classes.
Growing Demand for Graduate Degrees
The U.S. Department of Labor forecasts a 17% rise in jobs, from 2016 to 2026, requiring at least a master’s degree.
Faculty with Real-World Expertise
Our faculty members have years of experience in their fields, in addition to their stellar academic backgrounds. As an example, our MBA programs are taught by senior-level executives, serial entrepreneurs and sought-after consultants who have varied experiences from startups to Fortune 500s. And students in our masters degree in Counseling program learn from practicing counselors. Bring together students in active careers with faculty members who provide the most current professional insights, and you have an active, engaged learning environment that helps make St. Edward's one of the top universities in Texas.
Help When You Most Need It
St. Edward's provides the kind of admission, academic and career planning services you would expect from a leading private university. With our online career resources, you can search job listings, post a résumé, and tap into professional networking events and job fairs in the Austin area.
Leading the Innovation Nation
St. Edward's graduate students comprise a large and growing network of project leaders, vice presidents and senior managers across many industries. Tap the alumni network for mentoring, partnerships and other opportunities.