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Northwestern University
The Graduate School

Evanston, Illinois


The Graduate School (TGS) offers advanced degree programs, including combined bachelor's/master's degree programs and dual degree programs, in more than 70 disciplines. Our students also have the opportunity to find a second intellectual "home" outside their department through Interdisciplinary Clusters and Certificates to enhance the academic experience and make connections across disciplines.

Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, & Well-Being

The Graduate School (TGS) promotes a transformative educational experience for graduate students and postdoctoral trainees at Northwestern University. The Graduate School’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) focuses on the recruitment and support of underrepresented populations to foster an inclusive environment and facilitate community engagement. We are committed to the personal and intellectual growth of our diverse student population.

Postgraduate Degrees

African American Studies

School of Education and Social Policy

McCormick School of Engineering

Interdisciplinary Biological Sciences (IBiS)

Interdepartmental Neuroscience



Earth Sciences

Driskill Graduate Program in Life Sciences (DGP)

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