Graduate School

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The University of West Florida Graduate School administers all graduate programs of the University. We offer advanced degrees including, master's degrees in 25 different programs with more than 50 academic specializations, two specialist degrees and a doctorate in education with eight specializations.

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Fellowship opportunity at State University System office in Washington, D.C.

Cavarocchi Ruscio Dennis Associates, the State University System lobbyist firm in Washington, D.C., has a fellowship opening for September 2014 through December 2014. The $400/week, full-time position is open to current or recent graduates and includes responsibilities that range from attending hearings and markups, writing articles on hearings or legislative developments, arranging and organizing meetings in Congressional offices, preparing Hill Day materials, and providing general support. If interested, email your resume and a writing sample to Tiffany Kaszuba, program director, at by Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. For more information, call 202-484-1100.

University of West Florida named one of 2014 Great Colleges to Work For

The University of West Florida is listed as one of the Great Colleges to Work For, according to a recent survey released by The Chronicle of Higher Education. Learn More >


UWF Innovation Institute launches
Center for Cybersecurity

UWF Innovation Institute recently launched the Center for Cybersecurity, providing a hub for research on cybersecurity and opportunities for students to move into high-demand career fields through collaborative partnerships. The Center will promote a pipeline of academic programs and certificates that are deeply connected to the Northwest Florida technology community and industry. Learn more > Online financial tool 
and resource for graduate students is a new website designed to help students make informed financial decisions about their education and future careers. Based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the National Science Foundation and the National Center for Education Statistics, was researched, designed and developed by the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) in collaboration with TIAA-CREF. Along with median debt and income data, the website also provides students with loan repayment advice, spending tips, and career guidance.