University Ave, RU-N Archway

Graduate Programs

The Graduate School–Newark offers students a variety of advanced Arts & Sciences degrees, from the Masters to the Ph.D. level. Many of its courses are designed and taught by faculty in the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark.

Graduate School-Newark (GSN)

Learn in one of the nation's leading research and development centers in the heart of a major metropolitan area. Join a community of learning where students benefit from collaboration and research.

Arts. Business. Criminal Justice. Humanities. Nursing. Global Affairs. Science. Social Sciences. They all converge at Rutgers University-Newark. Whether you attend graduate school to advance personal or professional goals, the Graduate School - Newark can help you get there.

Conklin Hall (Graduate School offices)

Programs of Study



American Studies M.A., Ph.D. Ph.D.
Behavioral and Neural Sciences   Ph.D.
Biology M.S.  Ph.D.
Chemistry M.S. Ph.D.
Creative Writing M.F.A.  
Economics M.A.  
English M.A.  
Environmental Geology M.S.  
Environmental Science M.S. Ph.D.
History M.A., M.A.T.  
Jazz History and Research M.A.  
Mathematical Sciences   Ph.D.
Peace and Conflict Studies M.A.  
Physics, Applied M.S. Ph.D.
Political Science M.A.  
Psychology   Ph.D.
Global Urban Studies/Urban Systems   Ph.D.
Women's and Gender Studies Master's Concentration