Graduate and Professional Programs

Penn pioneered professional education in the U.S. and continues to set the pace today with outstanding graduate and professional programs.

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Degree Programs

An overview of Penn’s renowned graduate and professional programs.

A-Z Listing of Graduate Programs

Learn about programs offered for academic credit. Interested users can narrow results by academic level and school.

Graduate Catalog

Find detailed information about graduate programs at Penn including Ph.D., research master’s, professional master’s, and other professional degrees. Also discover information about important policies and resources.

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Graduate Student Center

The Graduate Student Center is a centrally located space to connect with other graduate and professional students from across the University. It provides a variety of services and resources to empower graduate and professional students to participate fully in the graduate community at Penn.

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Valuing Graduate Students

The Valuing Graduate Students website provides a comprehensive overview of the many benefits and programs that support graduate student life, research, career advancement, and work-life balance across campus.

Graduate School Populations (Fall 2022)

Annenberg School for Communication 68

School of Arts and Sciences 2,168

School of Dental Medicine 789

Weitzman School of Design 768

Graduate School of Education 1,664

School of Engineering and Applied Science 4,140

Carey Law School 993

Perelman School of Medicine 2,122

School of Nursing 607

School of Social Policy & Practice 663

School of Veterinary Medicine 571

The Wharton School 2,398


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