Graduate Programs at Fort Hays State University

Below is a list of graduate school programs currently offered at Fort Hays State University. Follow the links to explore admissions requirements for each program. You can also view this list with admissions requirements for each program visible.


Master of Fine Arts (MFA) (On Campus)
Master of Arts in English (On Campus)
Master of Arts in History (On Campus/Online)
Master of Business Administration (MBA) (On Campus/Online)
Master of Liberal Studies (MLS) (On Campus/Online)
Master of Professional Studies (MPS) (On Campus/Online)
Master of Science in Communication (On Campus)
Master of Science in Geosciences (On Campus)
Master of Science in Psychology (On Campus/Online—through Department of Psychology only)
Master of Science in Education (MSE) (Online)
Master of Science in Special Education (Online
Master of Science in Counseling (On Campus/Online)
Master of Science in Education Administration (Online)
Master of Science in Instructional Technology (Online)
Master of Science in Biology (On Campus)
Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (On Campus)
Master of Science in Health and Human Performance (On Campus/Online)
Master of Science in Nursing (On Campus/Online)
Education Specialist in School Psychology (On Campus/Online)
Education Specialist in Education Administration (Online)


Non-Degree Graduate Students

The Graduate School welcomes US students who wish to take graduate courses for credit, but not pursue a formal degree program.  Such students are referred to as non-degree graduate students.  The requirements for admission are: (1) a completed regionally-accredited bachelor's degree, and (2) a GPA of 2.5 or better on the last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework.  Students desiring to apply for admission as a non-degree graduate student must complete the Graduate School's admission application.  Non-degree graduate students who have not been previously admitted within the past 5 years must pay the $35 application fee.


Virtual College Programs


Undergraduate Majors, Minors & Programs