School of Graduate Studies

World of Opportunities grad studiesThe Lynchburg College School of Graduate Studies provides you with study opportunities at the master’s and doctoral level.

Our graduate programs of study will help you reach career goals or advance your scholarship in your chosen discipline. A unique feature of our graduate programs is that each responds to an identified community need. Our high quality academic programs include opportunities for you to conduct research with faculty mentors.

Graduate Programs include:

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Doctor of Education in Leadership Studies

Master of Education in Counselor Education

Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction

Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Physician Assistant Medicine (planned for summer 2015)

Community Involvement

The Center for Family Studies and Educational Advancement serves our community with parenting and family development classes for parents and local educators.


Consistent with the mission of Lynchburg College, the School of Graduate Studies offers academic programs that respond to identified community needs, advance scholarship in the respective disciplines, and promote student career goals. The School is committed to being student-focused and ensuring that students receive high quality programs of study. In addition to offering specific graduate professional programs, the School of Graduate Studies also shares responsibility with the other six academic schools of the institution for the development for all graduate programs of the college.