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Who are Graduate Professional Studies Students?


Graduate Professional Studies (GPS) is designed for students who have already completed a bachelor's degree and are looking to build the career foundation needed to succeed in today’s job market, strengthen graduate school applications, or start earning graduate credit toward a future degree.

Graduate Professional Studies (formerly known as the Graduate Gateway Program) has been home to:

  • over 350 students
  • from 35 states
  • 19 countries!

Through this diversity, our students have experienced a blend of educational philosophies with alumni representing:

  • 177 undergraduate institutions
  • 55 different majors.

Learn more about the GPS student experience

View our GPS Alumni Testimonials!

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Fall 2016 Class Profile:


Average Age of Students
(ages range from 21-35)


U.S. Under Represented Minority


International Citizenship