GRADUATE & Continuing Education


The university offers traditional and online full- and part-time graduate degree programs, professional certificate programs and lifelong learning opportunities in the most competitive and academic fields.


Fitchburg State's graduate programs are well-respected throughout the region and our alumni enjoy successful careers in a wide variety of professions. Our faculty are actively involved and accomplished in their respective fields. In addition to having a bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year institution, you must also meet the appropriate academic department requirements to be eligible for admissions consideration.


Our application for the Spring 2017 semester will be available until Saturday, January 15th. Our Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 application will be available beginning Tuesday, January 17th.

To apply for admission to a graduate program, please submit all relevant items outlined in the Graduate Application. Completed applications are reviewed on a rolling admission basis.