Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
The Doctor of Nursing Practice degree prepares graduates in one of two advanced practice specialty areas: Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP). Graduates are able to develop and evaluate quality within a health system, collaborate with inter-professional teams to improve health outcomes, and be leaders in the nursing profession.
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
The Master of Science in Nursing, ranked as one of the top 150 graduate nursing programs in the US by US News and World Report, is designed to equip nurses with the knowledge and skills to lead change, promote health and elevate care in various roles and settings.
Master of Science in Finance (MSF)
The Master of Science in Finance is a STEM-designated, innovative, cross-disciplinary degree that uniquely prepares graduates to excel in financial careers. The program is a 10-month, full-time, quantitatively rigorous program offered to new graduates as well as those with industry experience.
Master of Science in Marketing Analytics (MSMA)
The Master of Science in Marketing Analytics is a cutting edge, STEM-designated program offering an innovative analytics degree, specialized in marketing. Students learn how to leverage data-driven models to achieve deeper understanding of consumer behavior, solve marketing decision challenges and ultimately drive growth for both profit and non-profit organizations.
Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy
The mission of the Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Program at Pacific Lutheran University is to train students to become systemically-oriented, contextually sensitive MFT Professionals who address the diverse needs and clinical concerns of individuals, couples, families, and communities.
Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (MFA)
The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing is an innovative three-year, four-residency program in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. Celebrating more than a decade of accomplishment. The Rainier Writing Workshop has been helping writers to answer those questions, and to generate new, even deeper questions about the writer’s aspirations.
Master of Arts in Education (MAE)
The Master of Arts in Education program offers three pathways to becoming a teacher: One-Year Teacher Certification Program, Alternative Routes Program, and our Non-Certification for International Students. All three programs prepare you with a strong theoretical foundation and real classroom experience.