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Graduate Programs

Get to Your Goal

Frostburg State University offers a wide range of quality graduate programs that meet the many needs and interests of today’s students. FSU’s master’s and doctoral degree programs offer a quality education that can help you:

  • Take an undergraduate degree to the next level
  • Advance and secure a current career
  • Successfully change careers

Whether you’re a recent undergraduate continuing your studies or a working professional looking to improve your career or find a new one, FSU’s graduate programs are designed to match your busy lifestyles at an affordable cost. Get started by exploring the degree programs below.


  • Frostburg Main Campus - Frostburg, Maryland (FSU)
  • University System of Maryland at Hagerstown, Hagerstown MD (USMH)
  • Online (OL)
  • Hybrid (programs which require short residency visits to campus each semester)(HY)


Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership - ONLINE (OL) Beginning Summer 2021
  • Adult and Professional Learning Facilitation
  • Higher Education Leadership
  • PK12 Leadership


Athletic Training
M.S. Athletic Training - begins Summer 2021! (FSU)

Business Administration
  • Business Analytics
  • Health Care Management
  • Management
Post-bachelor's Certificates (OL)
  • Business Analytics
  • Health Care Management
  • Management

Education - Master’s Degrees for Teachers (Main Campus and USMH)  (HY)
M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction (HY)
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership (HY) and Post Master's Certificate in Educational Leadership (OL)
M.Ed. in Literacy Education (HY) and Post Bachelor's Certificate in Literacy Education (OL)
M.Ed. Interdisciplinary (HY)
M.Ed. in Special Education (HY)

Education - (Teacher Preparation Program)
Master of Arts in Teaching- (HY)

  • Elementary (USMH)
  • Secondary (math, English, Art, chemistry, physics, biology, earth science, social studies, music, foreign language)(FSU campus). Please note computer science will be added in summer 2021 pending MSDE approval.

Education - Master’s Degree for Non-Teachers
M.Ed. Interdisciplinary (FSU, HY)
M.Ed. in School Counseling (FSU & USMH)

Computer Science
M.S. in Applied Computer Science (FSU and OL)
  • General
  • Database

Counseling Psychology
M.S. in Counseling Psychology (FSU)

M.S. in Nursing
  • Education (OL)
  • Leadership and Management (OL)
  • Family Nurse Practioner (FNP) (HY)
  • Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practioner (PMHNP) (HY)

Physician Assistant 
Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies (USMH)

Recreation, Parks and Sport Management
M.S. in Recreation, Parks and Sport Management (OL)
  • Recreation
  • Sport Management

Biological Sciences
M.S. in Wildlife/Fisheries Biology (FSU)
M.S. in Applied Ecology & Conservation Biology (FSU) 


Post Master's Certificate (PMC) in Educational Leadership (Administrator I)(OL)
Post Bachelor's Certificate in Literacy Education (OL) (coming 2021 pending MHEC approval)
Post Bachelor's Certificate in Business Analytics  (OL)
Post Bachelor's Certificate in Health Care Management (OL)
Post Bachelor's Certificate in Management (OL)

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Office of Graduate Services
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303