Welcome to Graduate Studies, a division of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs and Graduate Studies (OPAGS). Graduate study at the University of Kansas Medical Center prepares students as innovators and leaders who are ready to meet the demands of healthcare, of research and industry, of government, and of our global society. We invite you to explore our nearly 50 graduate programs encompassing several disciplines leading to careers as healthcare clinicians, researchers, administrators or educators. We hope you choose to join the more than 1100 graduate students currently enrolled in one of our programs. View historic enrollment data, Fall 2010-2019, here.
The office, located within the Office of Academic Affairs, provides the University level administrative oversight to ensure the quality and integrity of these diverse programs. The academic policies for all programs and information for completing a specific degree program are detailed in the Academic Catalog which serves all campuses of the University.
The University of Kansas is one of six state institutions of higher education governed by the Kansas Board of Regents. The Office of Graduate Studies on the Medical Center campus along with the Office of Graduate Studies on the Lawrence campus is a member of the Council of Graduate Schools which is an organization of institutions of higher education in the United States, Canada, and across the globe engaged in graduate education, research.
*For information regarding specific degree programs, please contact the department directly.
1005 Dykes Library
Mail Stop 1040
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160