The School of Graduate Studies is responsible for graduate education at Bethune-Cookman University as well as oversight of research, clinical and applied practice experiences for our students.  We utilize the academic strength of our graduate faculty to build an immersive teaching and research agenda which engages and nurtures students. Our goal is to produce avid, proficient educators, researchers, clinicians and practitioners to serve the global community and broaden B-CU’s national and global presence. 

Graduate programs:

Master of Athletic Training

Master of Science in Counseling

Master of Criminal Justice Administration

Master of Exceptional Student Education

Master of Integrated Environmental Science

Master of Public Health

Master of Transformative Leadership


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In our recent ranking, the Online Master of Science in Transformative Leadership at Bethune-Cookman University was named among the most affordable programs of its kind in the U.S. The ranking was created using information from the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database.

The online Master of Science in Transformative Leadership program enables students to become leaders in their communities and organizations. This intense program lasts for 15 months and uses a cohort-style approach to teaching, allowing students to develop leadership skills with their fellow students. The program emphasizes ethics, leadership strategies and effective leadership skills. 

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