Claremont Graduate University (CGU) has been awarding masters and doctoral degrees for nearly 100 years. Through our new online learning format, CGU’s specialized master’s degree programs and world-renowned faculty are now accessible to a broader community of students seeking a rigorous and relevant graduate degree.
Specialized, recognized programs
Claremont Graduate University’s online master’s degree programs are aligned with the needs of today’s employers and the latest industry trends, providing students with practical knowledge that can immediately be applied to their careers. CGU offers online master’s degrees in Evaluation & Applied Research, Marketing Analytics, and Information Systems & Technology.
Globally-renowned faculty scholars
Students earning their master’s degrees online from Claremont Graduate University have the opportunity to learn from the same internationally renowned professors who teach on campus. CGU faculty members are recognized experts in their fields with connections and resources tied to industries and organizations across the globe. They bring their expansive and critical knowledge into the classroom to instruct while also continuing to conduct applied research that helps impact the world. CGU faculty members are accessible and work closely with all students to help them develop and expand their own professional reputations.
Intimate, collaborative learning
Claremont Graduate University is committed to cultural and intellectual diversity, fostering interactions between students and faculty that lead to innovative and creative solutions to the important issues facing our society today. Through small class sizes and weekly required virtual live sessions, CGU online students are able to engage, collaborate, and learn from their professors and classmates in a meaningful way that is designed to enhance their learning outcomes and lead to meaningful careers.
As a Claremont Graduate University student, you will become part of a global learning community comprised of bold individuals who are leading organizations, influencing society, and making positive changes worldwide. With an accomplished alumni network of more than 22,000 members internationally, CGU graduates have the knowledge and connections to advance their careers while making an impact on the world.
All graduate, all the time
For nearly 100 years, Claremont Graduate University has been a leader in graduate education. CGU is the only research-extensive university in the nation devoted entirely to graduate-level education, awarding masters and doctoral degrees in 24 professional and academic disciplines. While professors at most other graduate schools are divided between undergraduate and graduate student responsibilities, at CGU your professors are “graduate only,” meaning they are dedicated solely to graduate students and the highest levels of teaching, scholarship, and service.
Welcome to virtual learning unlike any other.
Live your life while you enhance your education at CGU. You can attain the same respected degree in an online format that combines the flexibility of eLearning with real-time instruction and personalized attention from passionate professionals.
Weekly live synchronous lectures serve as your virtual classroom
Participate in weekly, live, 90-minute classes. Meet your professors and peers via webcam and engage in real-time discussions. There are even virtual breakout rooms for one-on-one meetings and group projects.
Dedicated and respected professors with vast field knowledge
World-renowned faculty, bring the latest expertise into the classroom through applied research and industry experience and serve as passionate mentors.
Asynchronous instruction and assignments for convenience and flexibility
Discover the best of both worlds when you commit to weekly synchronous lessons and then choose asynchronous learning at a time and place that’s convenient to you.
Practical curriculum designed for immediate real-world application
Leverage classroom knowledge to immediately use in your career. Then, bring your real-world experiences back into the classroom as interactive case studies.
Collaborative opportunities with like-minded peer professionals
Start networking with professors and peers in class and continue throughout your career. CGU is affiliated with the entire Claremont University Consortium and its legions of alumni the world over.
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