Graduate Degree Programs
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Graduate School of the Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
American Politics: M. A., Ph.D.
Behavioral Neuroscience: Ph.D.
Biblical Studies: Ph.D.
Biology: M.S.T., Ph.D.
Chemistry: M.S., M.S.T., Ph.D.
Cognitive Neuroscience: Ph.D.
Comparative Politics: M.A., Ph.D.
Comparative Theology: Ph.D.
Developmental Psychology: Ph.D.
English: M.A., M.A.T., Ph.D.
French Literature and Culture: M.A.
Geology: M.S., M.S.T.
Geophysics: M.S., M.S.T.
Hispanic Literature and Culture: M.A.
Historical Theology/History of Christianity: Ph.D.
History: M.A., M.A.T., Ph.D.
International Relations: M.A., Ph.D.
Irish Studies/English: M.A., Ph.D.
Irish Studies/History: M.A., Ph.D.
Italian Literature and Culture: M.A.
Middle Eastern Studies: M.A.
Medieval Studies/History: M.A., Ph.D.
Philosophy: M.A., Ph.D.
Philosophy and Theology: M.A.
Physics: M.S.T., Ph.D.
Political Theory: M.A., Ph.D.
Quantitative Psychology: Ph.D.
Russian Language and Literature: M.A.
Slavic Studies: M.A.
Social Psychology: Ph.D.
Sociology: M.A., Ph.D.
Systematic Theology: Ph.D.
Theological Ethics: Ph.D.
School of Theology and Ministry
Sacred Theology: S.T.B., S.T.L., S.T.D.
Theological Studies: M.T.S.
Theology and Education: Ph.D.
Theology and Ministry: M.A.
Lynch School of Education, Graduate Programs
Applied Developmental and Educational Psychology: M.A., Ph.D.
Applied Statistics and Psychometrics: M.S.
Educational Leadership: M.Ed., C.A.E.S., Ed.D.
Counseling Psychology: M.A., Ph.D.
Curriculum and Instruction: M.Ed., C.A.E.S., Ph.D.
Early Childhood Education: M.Ed.
Educational Research, Measurement and Evaluation: M.Ed., Ph.D.
Elementary Education: M.Ed., M.A.T.
Higher Education: M.A., Ph.D.
International Higher Education: M.A.
Mental Health Counseling: M.A.
Professional Licensure in English, History, Geology, Biology, Mathematics, Spanish Elementary Education, and Reading: M.A.T., M.S.T.
Reading/Literacy Teaching: M.Ed., M.A.T., C.A.E.S.
School Counseling: M.A.
Secondary Education: M.Ed., M.A.T., M.S.T.
Special Education (Moderate Special Needs, Grades Pre-K–8 and Grades 5–12): M.Ed., C.A.E.S.
Special Education (Students with Severe Special Needs, Grades Pre-K–12): M.Ed., C.A.E.S.
Boston College Law School
Carroll School of Management, Graduate Programs
Accounting: M.S., Ph.D.
Business Administration: M.B.A.
Finance: M.S., Ph.D.
Organization Studies: Ph.D.
Connell School of Nursing, Graduate Programs
Nursing: M.S., Ph.D., D.N.P. (beginning in 2020)
Boston College School of Social Work
Social Welfare: Ph.D.
Social Work: M.S.W, Ph.D., M.S.W./Ph.D.
Woods College of Advancing Studies, Graduate Programs
Applied Economics: M.S.
Cybersecurity Policy and Governance: M.S.
Healthcare Administration: M.H.A.
Leadership and Administration: M.S.
Students may choose from the following specializations:
Corporate Communication and Marketing
Executive Leadership and Organizational Development
Sports Administration: M.S.