Graduate Admissions

Why Ashland University:

  • Ashland, OH located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, which is one of the Ohio's safest communities. 
  • Ashland offers 10 Master's programs; two Doctor's programs
  • Total enrollment (Undergraduate, graduate, all programs): 6,500
  • Small class size
  • Ashland University is one of the most affordable private schools in the country, which rated one of the TOP 15 Over-Performing colleges in the nation by U.S. News and World Report 
  • Ashland offers conditional admissions and Intensive English Program for low English skill students at graduate level. 
  • Ashland graduate programs do not require GRE/GMAT test for Admissions. 

Master of Business Administration (MBA):

  • Ashland offers over 10 MBA specializations in the fields of Accounting, Management, Finance, Information Systems, Sport Management, Supply Chain Management, Entrepreneurship, Human Resource, Business Analytics and Customized Specialization.
  • International study tours are available to Europe and Asia.     
  • MBA program requires a minimum of 30 credit hours for admission above the MBA 500 level to receive an MBA degree. The entire MBA program can be completed in one to two years.
  • The MBA program offers both in Ashland and Columbus, Ohio so that students can choose to study in a big city or small town.
  • Graduate assistant-ship available. 

Master of Education Programs (M.Ed.):

  • Ashland offers over 2 (M.Ed.) specializations in the fields of Adult Education, and Curriculum and Instruction.
  • The Dwight Schar College of Education's four Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs are among the largest in Ohio.
  • M.Ed. program requires a minimum of 30 credit hours at the graduate level to receive a M.Ed. degree. By taking two or more courses per semester, the entire M.Ed. program can be completed in two years (6 semesters) or less.

Doctorate in Leadership Studies (Ed.D):

  • Accelerated program allows you to complete your degree in less time than you think.     
  • Highly specialized curriculum helps you learn the skills employers seek
  • Cohort learning model allows you to grow, learn and connect with your classmates

Doctorate in Nursing Practices (DNP):

  • Ashland’s DNP program does not require the GRE or GMAT test for Admission.
  • Earn a Family Nurse Practitioner specialization with only a BSN and an RN licensure.     
  • Two degree path options – BSN to DNP program – Family Nurse Practitioner specialization and MS/MSN to DNP program.

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International Admissions
Gill Welcome Center
401 College Ave.
Ashland, Ohio, USA 44805


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