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An Advanced Degree That Delivers

Increase your knowledge, skills and earning potential with a graduate degree or studies in professional development. Elmira College coursework will help you excel forward, whether it is with human resource industry-specific certifications or a master's degree in management or education. Graduate degrees can be earned in 12 to 15 months.

Explore Our Curriculum

Through our graduate programs, online non-credit courses and professional certifications, you’ll be able to take the coursework and training that employers value.

Graduate Studies

Designed for both recent college graduates and working professionals, the graduate programs at Elmira College set the stage for your future. Most courses are offered in evenings, on weekends and through a combination of online and on-campus learning. Graduate degrees at Elmira can be completed in 12 or 15 months.

Non-Credit Professional Development

Many working professionals take advantage of Elmira College’s professional development course to move ahead in their professions or to offer other skill sets to their employer. Courses offered include industry-specific certifications and options for personal and professional enrichment.


Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve gathered some of the questions we hear the most so you can get the answers right away.

Does Elmira offer flexible class schedules for working students?

Yes! Many of our graduate classes and non-credit professional certifications can be attended at nights and on weekends, as well as online.

What is the cost?

Currently, each graduate course is $700 per credit, and if you choose to audit a course, the price is $350 per credit. Professional certifications will vary per course of study.


What financial aid is available?

lmira College encourages you to apply for the financial aid, even if you think you may not qualify. We have an experienced admission staff who can help you find the best path for you. In addition, there are a limited number of Graduate Assistantships available.


Are scholarships available at Elmira?

We work with students to find any scholarships that may pertain to them and their course of study. Our staff can also work with any employers who may help with financial assistance if you are a working professional.