Degrees and Programs Graduate Studies Furman University

Want to advance your career as a teacher or take on new challenges as an administrator? Put yourself on the path to success at Furman.

Founded on the central principles of the liberal arts, Furman's graduate studies program in education offers a cross-discipline approach that will enhance your critical thinking skills and prepare you for a variety of work environments. We'll teach you how to communicate effectively with other teachers and school administrators, providing you the tools to make intelligent decisions while pursuing your passions. 

By earning your degree or renewing your license at Furman, you'll have the opportunity to choose a specialized area in teaching that is in high demand. You'll also learn from some of the leading professors and practitioners in education.

Master of Arts in Education

Pursue your master's degree and choose from six concentrations. Earn your master of arts in education.

Educational Specialist

With an Educational Specialist degree in Educational Leadership, you can prepare to take on leadership roles in your school or district. Earn a post-master's degr​ee​

Professional Development

Allow Graduate Studies to assist your school or school district in creating a professional development workshop or course that fits your current needs. We have a list of approved professional development courses, or you may submit a request for your own course by completing the PD Course Request Form​. Learn more about our professional development program​. ​​​​​​​

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Furman is one of the nation's premier liberal arts and sciences universities. We offer our students The Furman Advantage—an over-arching approach to education that promises every student a four-year personalized pathway, a team of advisors and mentors, and the opportunity for an engaged learning experience that is tracked and integrated with the students' academic and professional goals.

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Undergraduate Evening Studies provides adults the opportunity to receive an education from one of the premier liberal arts universities in the nation.

Whether you are starting or continuing your education, or have been away from the classroom for a few months or several years, our program provides many services to assist you with accomplishing your educational and professional goals.

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Our graduate studies program is designed for the professional educator.

We know the challenges teachers and administrators face every day, and we are committed to helping you become a leader within your school system or district.

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