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Guilford College Graduate School

Go farther in your career.

Accomplish your professional goals.

Earn an affordable graduate degree from a remarkable college that combines the best of the liberal arts with the ethical leadership training and problem-solving skills that you need to change the world.

Earn your degree from the Guilford College Graduate School.

Guilford College is proud to offer master's degrees grounded in interdisciplinary thinking, rigorous academics, creativity, and collaboration. In the Guilford College Graduate School you'll receive personalized attention, advising, and research opportunities to take your career to the next level.

Located in the historic yet vibrant city of Greensboro, N.C., you'll have direct access to your professors and the flexibility to learn on your own time. Full-time students can complete their chosen programs in 12 months (Master of Business Administration and Master of International Sport Management) to 18 months (Master of Criminal Justice). This makes Guilford College graduate programs an excellent option for students who are just starting out — and those who are several years into their careers and are ready to advance.

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Thank you for your interest in the Guilford College Graduate School. We encourage you to reach out any time to the Office of Admission at 336.316.2100 or to set up a chat with a program coordinator, to ask questions, or to begin your application.

Request More Information

Thank you for your interest in the Guilford College Graduate School. To request more information about your preferred program, please complete the form at this link or select the blue button below.

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Business Professor Darryl Samsell teaches a finance class in Bauman Hall.

Master of Business Administration

The Guilford College Master of Business Administration (MBA) is designed to promote interdisciplinary thinking and provide an ethical focus beyond the typical graduate business program. Guilford's MBA culminates with an applied capstone project that aligns with individual student interests. Plus, no GRE or GMAT scores are required to apply.

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Master of Criminal Justice

The Guilford College Master of Criminal Justice (MCJ) focuses on connecting criminal-justice theory to practice. You’ll analyze current practices and offer critical reflection to enhance your ability to address problems. All sworn and non-sworn criminal justice workers receive a 10 percent discount on tuition. Plus, no GRE scores are required to apply.

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Master of International Sport Management

The Guilford College Master of International Sport Management (MISM) is the only graduate sport management program in the Triad. It offers an international focus that culminates in a study-abroad experience. Instead of a traditional thesis, the MISM offers a problem-solving project and capstone portfolio. Plus, no GRE scores are required to apply.

Next Steps for Admitted Students

Your Checklist

Congratulations on your decision to attend the Guilford College Graduate School! The following page includes important information and dates for your next steps as a Guilford graduate student. Please check back often as information will be added to this page as you get closer to the start of the semester.

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Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in the Guilford College Graduate School. For more information, or to set up a chat or visit with Admission Director Kyle Wooden '11, please call 336.316.2100 or email

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Financing Your Remarkable Guilford College Graduate Education

Guilford College is committed to making graduate education affordable and accessible for all students. We realize that graduate school is a major investment at a time when you may be balancing many other priorities. Guilford's Office of Financial Aid is here to help you discover the resources that are available to graduate students, all of which can make your education more affordable.

Guilford graduate students may qualify for unsubsidized loans up to $20,500 per academic year. File your free application for federal student aid at, and include Guilford’s school code of 002931.

For more information, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at 336.316.2354 or You can visit the Graduate Student Financial Aid webpage to learn more about Guilford's graduate school tuition rates and available financial aid.