Graduate Studies Admission

Simmons University
Boston, MA


Details at a Glance

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  • Financial Aid Available


Degrees Offered

Social Work
Nursing and Health Sciences
Library and Information Science
Behavior Analysis
Children's Literature

Our Program

We offer graduate programs that respond to the needs of an ever-changing world and prepare you for leadership in your field.

The Simmons advantage is more than an exceptional education — it’s an experience that will prepare you for your life’s work.

Our innovative graduate programs, open to all genders, allow you to customize your courses of study. Whether you choose to study in Boston, on one of our satellite campuses, or online, you’ll learn through small classes, case-based discussions, experiential learning, research opportunities and seminars. Our professors are thought-leaders and award winners, researchers and professionals in the field. Accessible and dedicated, they’ll go the extra mile to help you succeed.

You’ll have direct access to career, research, and clinical opportunities at world-renowned institutions. Plus, our worldwide alumnae/i network is committed to empowering Simmons University graduates because they know what Simmons students are capable of.

We offer a variety of graduate programs in the following areas. For more information visit the program listing below or contact us

Behavior Analysis

Children's Literature


Gender and Cultural Studies


Library Science



Physical Therapy

Public Health

Public Policy

Social Work



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Additional Requirements

All of our programs have specific admission requirements. Visit our website to learn more.

Application Deadline

Application deadlines vary by program. Visit our website to learn more.

Student Body


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Tuition & Financial Aid

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