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School of Graduate Studies at Winona State

Winona State's School of Graduate Studies offers more than 30 graduate programs in four colleges that lead to the master’s, specialist, and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees, as well as licensure and certificate programs. Through their achievements, our graduates prove the value of programs such as Nursing, Education, Leadership Education, Counselor Education, Special EducationProfessional Science Master's and English.

Further Your Career 

Whether you are interested in furthering your education to qualify for a new job, change careers, or advance in your current position, our graduate programs are designed to help you position yourself for the future. While Winona State University was founded 150 years ago, we remain committed to the primacy of teaching and learning, the significance of the individual, and the importance of a practical education within a highly personalized approach to graduate study.