Dean's Welcome

Welcome to the College of Graduate and Professional Studies.

Dean MaurerAt Indiana State, we integrate quality graduate programs with outstanding faculty and student research, internships, and clinical experiences. In addition, the Center for Global Engagement, housed within the College, offers quality graduate and undergraduate education for international students and study abroad programs.

Since the initiation of the first graduate program in 1927, the University has grown to offer more than 75 graduate programs in the University’s colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Education, Technology, and Health and Human Services. In addition to masters, specialist, and doctoral degrees, the University offers graduate certificate programs in concentrated areas of study, and professional development courses designed to fulfill continuing education requirements.

The Office of Sponsored Programs, housed within the College of Graduate and Professional Studies, assists faculty and students in funding their research from sources such as the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health.

The Center for Global Engagement, also housed within the College, offers quality graduate and undergraduate education for international students and study abroad programs.

Indiana State University is designated a Doctoral/Research University. We are committed to undergraduate and graduate research as offered through our Center for Student Research and Creativity.

I invite you to explore our on-campus and online programs and apply now to Indiana State University. For assistance, please contact our office.

We look forward to working with you.

Lynn M. Maurer, Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies
Chief Research Officer
Professor of Political Science
Indiana State University