The Graduate School provides opportunities to pursue advanced study in 50 master's programs, one educational specialist program, and 13 doctoral programs (9 PhD programs and four professional doctorates),  and over 45 graduate certificate programs.

Graduate Degree Programs offered at Wichita State

A complete listing of degree programs is available in the table below. The program's name links to the program's departmental website. You can contact a program coordinator via email (just click their name) or by telephone number. A list of Graduate Certificate Coordinators can be found here

Program Contact Phone
Accounting — MAcc Michael Flores 316-978-3724
Aerospace Engineering — PhD
MS to PhD
BS to PhD
Dr. Klaus Hoffmann 316-978-3410
Aerospace Engineering — MS Dr. Raju Keshavanarayan 316-978-3410
Aging Studies
(Online — one track, administration, is offered on-ground)
Jacie Green 316-978-3060
Anthropology — MA Dr. Crystal Dozier 316-978-3195

Applied Economics — MA

Dr. Siyu Wang 316-978-3220

Arts Leadership & Management — MA
(Program offered Online)

Andrea Banke 316-978-6606
Audiology — AuD Dr. Cynthia Richburg 316-978-3240
Biological Sciences — MS Dr. Leland Russell 316-978-3111
Biomedical Engineering — MS Dr. Nils Hakansson 316-978-5909
Biomedical Engineering - PhD
MS to PhD
BS to PhD
Dr. Nils Hakansson 316-978-5909
Business Administration — MBA Gretchen Holthaus 316-978-3230
Business Administration — Executive MBA Gretchen Holthaus 316-978-3230
Business Analytics - MS Dr. Sue Abdinnour 316-978-6654
Chemistry — PhD Dr. Dennis Burns 316-978-3120
Chemistry — MS Dr. Dennis Burns 316-978-3120
Communication — MA Dr. Lisa Parcell 316-978-3185
Communication Sciences and Disorders — PhD Dr. Trisha Self 316-978-3240
Communication Sciences and Disorders — MA Dr. Douglas Parham 316-978-3240
Computer Science — MS Dr. Sourabh Bose 316-978-3156
Computing - MS Dr. Sourabh Bose 316-978-3156

Counseling — MEd (Addiction, Clinical Mental Health, Higher Education, School, and Sports Counseling)

Dr. Philip Mullins 316-978-3325
Creative Writing — MFA Sam Taylor 316-978-3130
Criminal Justice — MA
(Program offered Online and on campus)
Dr. Michael Birzer 316-978-7200
Data Science - MS Dr. Sourabh Bose 316-978-3156
Earth, Environmental, and Physical Sciences — MS Dr. Andrew Swindle 316-978-3140
Educational Leadership — EdD Dr. Jean Patterson 316-978-3325
Educational Leadership — MEd Dr. Kristin Sherwood 316-978-3325
Educational Psychology — MEd Dr. Jason Herron 316-978-3325
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science — PhD
MS to PhD
BS to PhD
Dr. Visvakumar Aravinthan 316-978-3156
Electrical and Computer Engineering — MS Dr. Visvakumar Aravinthan 316-978-3156
Engineering Management — MEM Dr. Deepak Gupta 316-978-3425
English — MA Dr. Rebeccah Bechtold 316-978-3130
Exercise Science — MEd Dr. Michael Rogers 316-978-3340
Health Administration — MHA
(Program is offered Online)
Jacie Green 316-978-3060
History — MA Dr. Robin Henry 316-978-3150

Human Resource Management — MHRM(Program is offered Online)

Dr. Gery Markova 316-978-6740
Industrial Engineering — PhD
MS to PhD
BS to PhD
Dr. Deepak Gupta 316-978-3425
Industrial Engineering — MS Dr. Deepak Gupta 316-978-3425
Innovation Design — MID Dr. Jeremy Patterson 316-978-3010
Learning and Instructional Design — MEd
(Program offered both online & on campus)
Dr. Mara Alagic 316-978-3322
Management Science and Supply Chain Management — MS Dr. Mehmet Barut 316-978-6930
Mathematical Foundations of Data Analytics - MS Dr. Thomas DeLillo 316-978-3160
Mathematics — PhD Dr. Thalia Jeffres 316-978-3160
Mathematics — MS Dr. Thalia Jeffres 316-978-3160
Mechanical Engineering — PhD
MS to PhD
BS to PhD
Dr. Ikram Ahmed 316-978-3402
Mechanical Engineering — MS Dr. Ikram Ahmed 316-978-3402
Music — MM Dr. Meg Gray 316-978-3103
Music Education — MME Dr. Meg Gray 316-978-3103
Nursing — MSN Dr. Jamie Harrington 316-978-3610
Nursing Practice — DNP
MSN to DNP program offered entirely online
BSN to DNP program offered mostly online
Dr. Jamie Harrington 316-978-3610
Physical Therapy — DPT Dr. M'Lisa Shelden 316-978-3604
Physician Assistant — MPA Dr. LaDonna Hale 316-978-3011
Physics — MS Dr. Mathew Muether 316-978-8347
Psychology — PhD Dr. Rhonda K. Lewis 316-978-3170
Public Administration — MPA
Program offered both online and on campus
Dr. Sam Yeager 316-978-7240
School Psychology — EdS Dr. Angela Beeler 316-978-3325
Social Work — MSW Dr. Ndii Eveline Kalomo 316-978-7250
Sociology — MA Dr. Chase Billingham 316-978-3280
Spanish — MA Dr. Rocio del Aguila-Carreno 316-978-3180

Special Education — MEd
Early Childhood Unified, High Incidence, High Incidence Alternative Certification
and Low Incidence are all offered online.

Dr. Donna Sayman 316-978-6877
Sport Management — MEd Dr. Mike Ross 316-978-5980
Studio Art — MFA (Ceramics, Painting, Photo Media, Printmaking, Sculpture) Robert Bubp 316-978-3555
Teaching — MAT
ECU Residency (Program offered online)
Transition to Teaching (T2T)
Dr. Kim Wilson
Dr. Jim Granada (T2T)