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Admissions: Graduate: Academic Programs

You are determined to make a difference. Perhaps you will accomplish your goal as an influential educator or a school psychologist. Maybe you want to be an innovative business leader or a clinical mental health counselor.

No matter your calling, Georgian Court's graduate programs help you meet your professional and educational aspirations.

We know you are busy. And with the demands of work, family, and other obligations, you need a program that can deliver the expertise and training you need to meet the demands of your field.

That is why Georgian Court University courses are offered in various formats—traditional evening, accelerated day, and online. We offer courses in Lakewood, Wall, and South Jersey. That is why evening and weekend classes make earning your degree even more convenient, and expert faculty are always willing to help.

So whether your passion is in education or psychology, business or theology, Georgian Court University is ready to help you make a difference….be the difference.


 (ACBSP Accredited)

Master of Business Administration

36 credits
Self-Paced M.B.A.
Two year program

Accelerated M.B.A.
One year program with classes every Saturday

Advanced B.S./M.B.A.

Five year program for undergraduates in business administration, accounting, and Latino/a business studies

GCU Business Essentials

GCU Non-profit Management Certificate

GCU Parish Business Management

Applied Behavior Analysis
(BACB Approved Course Sequence)
Master of Arts
39 credits
Eligibility to sit for Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
(CACREP Accredited)
Master of Arts
60 credits
GCU Professional Counselor Certificate (12 + credits with master's degree in counseling)
School Psychology
(NASP Accredited)
Master of Arts
33 credits
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in School Psychology (additional 42 credits) for NJ school psychologist certification
(Credits vary)
Programs leading to initial NJ instructional certification:

Postbaccalaureate and Master of Arts degree options; traditional and accelerated schedules:

Inclusive Early Childhood P–3 Education and Teacher of Students with Disabilities

Elementary Education (K– 6) and Teacher of Students with Disabilities

Elementary Education (K–6) and Teacher of a Specific Subject (5–8), and Teachers of Students with Disabilities

Teacher of a Specific Subject (K–12) and Teacher of Students with Disabilities

School Counselor (endorsement master's)
Advanced professional programs for teachers:

Autism Spectrum Disorders (master's)

Bilingual/Bicultural Education (endorsement certificate)

Early Childhood Education/P–3 (endorsement certificate & master's)

English as a Second Language (endorsement certificate & master's)

Inclusive Early Childhood P–3 Education (endorsement certificate & master's)

Inclusive Education (certificate & master's)

Special Education (master's)

Teacher of Students with Disabilities (endorsement certificate & master's)

Programs leading to NJ educational services certification:

Director of School Counseling Services (post-master's endorsement certificate)

Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant (endorsement master's or post-master's endorsement certificate)

Reading Specialist (master's)
Administration and Leadership Master of Arts
36 credit

School Administrator
School Business Administrator

School Supervisor


Homeland Security Master of Science
36 credits
Holistic Health Studies Master of Arts
36 credits
GCU Certificate (online option available)
18 credits
Theology Master of Arts
30–36 credits
General Master's

Research Master's

Mercy Spirituality Track

Pastoral Theology Track
GCU Theology Certificate
Camden Lay Formation Program
Institute for Lay Ecclesial Ministry (ILEM)

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