Graduate Degree Programs

**If you are a prospective or current graduate student experiencing impacts from the war in Ukraine, please contact The Graduate School via gradadmissions@unc.edu to discuss your situation.**

The Graduate School provides excellence in graduate education by administration of more than 160 master's and Ph.D. degree programs across 80+ disciplines. Graduate students are the engine that drive Carolina's research enterprise through programs in the humanities and in STEM fields. Our top-ranked master's and Ph.D. programs emphasize interdisciplinary work, foster a global mindset, and position you as part of the next generation of leaders in our state.

Below we have listed specific information about our graduate programs at UNC-Chapel Hill, including degrees offered, contact information, and admission application specifics.

Important information about admissions application deadlines

Admissions information - alphabetical

Admissions information - by department/school

**There are two application paths available for certain doctoral programs. Depending on your objectives, you may apply directly to the specific program or you may apply via the Biological and Biomedical Sciences application umbrella. Please visit program websites to determine the best fit for your objectives.

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