Open new career pathways with Davenport University

Apply for graduate school at Davenport University and take the first step toward expanding your career opportunities.

Your decision to apply for graduate school shows your dedication to your success. At Davenport, we have 23 graduate programs tailored to launch or advance your career in business, technology, health and urban education. We also offer professional development courses and graduate certifications

Pursue your graduate degree online through Online+ from the Davenport University Global Campus or take in-person classes at one of our 7 Michigan campuses. To ease financial barriers, we’ll help connect you to financial aid, including graduate school scholarships and grants for graduate school.

After exploring this page, we hope you’ll apply for graduate school at Davenport University. If you have questions, Davenport’s graduate admissions team is ready to answer them at or 800.686.1600.

Hear an alumni story: Mia Johnson MBA '22

Mia Johnson thought earning a graduate degree was out of her reach. Through a partnership between her employer and Davenport, she soon realized that she could do it all. Her only regret: she hadn’t done it sooner. Take the next step in your career and apply for graduate school at Davenport. Take classes on campus or Online+ through the Davenport University Global Campus, with flexible schedules and professors who will take your learning to the next level.

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Choose from Online+ or in-person courses

Davenport was the first online learning community in Michigan, and we’ve been perfecting online learning ever since. Now, 12 graduate programs are offered Online+ through the Davenport University Global Campus. Plus, in-person classes are offered during the day or evenings on our 7 Michigan campuses. No matter which path you choose, your courses will be career-centered and taught by Davenport’s highly credentialed faculty who will also become your mentors. You’ll graduate with the deeper knowledge and hands-on skills to excel in your field.


Secure financial aid for graduate school

When you apply for graduate school, you naturally have questions like, “How will I afford my degree?” At Davenport, more than 95% of students receive financial aid, including financial aid for graduate school. Once you’ve gone through graduate admissions and been accepted to Davenport, a designated financial aid specialist will work to help you secure financial aid, including more than 250 foundational scholarships, including graduate school scholarships and grants for graduate school.


Earn a graduate degree with value in the real world

You can count on your Davenport degree having value in the real world. Davenport University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission after meeting its stringent standards. Our colleges of business, health professions and technology also hold accreditations and approvals. In some professions, such as health care, an accredited degree can open more doors to career opportunities because it meets role-specific requirements.

Fund your degree with financial aid, like 95% of our students
Earn a degree 100% online via Davenport University Global Campus
Advance your career fast with any of our 15+ graduate certificates

Experience the Davenport difference:

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Recognized for diversity and inclusion

Davenport is committed to ensuring all students feel welcomed and valued. We’re proud to have earned INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine’s Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award 8 times.

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Remove obstacles with financial aid for graduate school

At Davenport, we strive to remove financial barriers to your education by connecting you with financial aid that can include graduate school scholarships and grants for graduate school.

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Programs focused on careers

To respect your time and effort, Davenport ensures our graduate programs minimize classwork that doesn’t support your career success. It’s one reason why 95% of our alumni recommend us.

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Accomplished faculty

Davenport professors will enrich your education with their experience and accomplishments. They’re noted researchers, practitioners, leaders, national presenters and peer reviewers.

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Professional development and certification

Polish or add skills to advance your career with Davenport’s graduate certificates or take professional development short courses and series through our Institute of Professional Excellence. 

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Career support that lasts a lifetime

Davenport will offer you support well after you graduate. Receive lifelong career services, including career coaching, resume help, personalized online job searches and employer connections.

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