Getting Started

With programs in over 100 areas of study, spanning the Arts and Humanities, Biological Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering, Education, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, and Business, the University of Iowa likely has a graduate program to fit your needs. We have programs in the classic disciplines and many new and emerging fields. Please take a minute to check out what we have to offer.

Enhance Your Degree

Degrees are more than credits attained. It is also important to take advantage of the different certificate programs, professional development activities, and professional experiences Iowa has to offer.



Completing a degree at Iowa should be a rewarding journey, with many milestones along the way. The Graduate College would like to help you reach those milestones and successfully pass them. Let us help you navigate on this journey, using some of the resources provided here.


Graduation & Beyond

Whether graduation is a few years away, or you’re looking beyond graduation and toward your next career, we can help answer questions. Find information on graduation details and forms, as well as comprehensive info for embarking on your next journey after Iowa.