Graduate & Professional Studies
So much more than a degree.
Welcome to Averett University, a 21st-century educational institution with more than 150 years of experience serving students in Virginia. For over 25 years, we’ve been offering working adults continuing education through our Graduate and Professional Studies division (GPS).
More than 8,000 GPS alumni have advanced their careers with us. If you’re ready to move to the next level in life, Averett University can help.
Degree Programs Built for You
We offer our GPS students learning experiences that mirror real-life situations. This means you can put tonight’s lesson to the test during tomorrow’s workday.
You’ll gain insight in small classes led by industry-experienced instructors. And with our Study Teams, you join a peer group that motivates one another to succeed—through graduation and beyond.
Finally, our course formats make balancing work, family, and higher education more convenient. Learn online or attend weekly evening classes at one of our locations throughout Virginia.
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Master of Business Administration (MBA)
MBA — Human Resource Management
MBA - Marketing
MBA — Leadership
Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
Bachelor of Science in Sociology & Criminal Justice
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bachelor of Business Administration
Associate of Science in Business
"When I graduated from the MBA program in 2003, my professional and military career took off."
"The GPS program at Averett has given me the flexibility to have a normal family life while I attend school full-time."
"Averett's Graduate and Professional Studies program turned out to be exactly what I was looking for."
"I walked away from Averett with more than a degree; I now have the confidence to achieve anything in my life."