Madonna University

Livonia, MI

featured image

Our degrees change lives.

At Madonna University, you’ll get a high-quality, affordable education along with unparalleled support, whether you’re pursuing your education in a traditional campus setting or working toward a game-changing online degree. The entire Madonna community—from academic and career advisors to faculty and our network of successful alumni—will be there to help you achieve your goals from day one to long after graduation.

Graduate and professional studies
With more than 30 master’s and doctoral degrees and 20 certificate programs available, the University’s array of graduate academic offerings assists students in advancing their careers, increasing their earning potential, and expanding their skill sets. Reflecting our standard of excellence in education, all our graduate programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, with many programs also accredited by regional professional organizations. We work to develop and support dynamic programs that emphasize our core values of intellectual inquiry, integrity, professionalism, and promotion of the common good.

Learn more and apply
Madonna’s Graduate Admissions team is here to help you take the first step toward pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree and enhancing your professional future. If you have any questions about applying to our graduate programs, contact Graduate Admissions at 734-432-5763 or

Ready to get started? Request more information about our graduate programs or apply today

What Our Students Say... 

I felt compelled to further my education in order to provide the highest quality of care. Since completing my DNP and ACNP, I’ve taken on the lead NP role at Sinai Grace Hospital.”  

— Susanna Sirianni, DNP, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC

Shortly after graduating from the MSN/MBA dual-degree program, I was promoted from the role of Site Administrator for Henry Ford Medical Group to Nursing Administrator at Henry Ford Hospital, managing 18 direct reports and more than 750 indirect reports.” — Denise Robinson

“Madonna University and the Humane Studies program helped prepare me in so many ways for my career. I can’t think of a single class that hasn’t provided me with the knowledge and experience necessary to succeed in my goals.” — Matt Wilson

“The knowledge I’ve gained through the Master in Literacy Education program has helped me better communicate with early childhood professionals.” — Kathryn Patel ’18

Are you interested?

Yes, connect me!

45 Graduate Program Options Offered

Program Certificate Master's Doctorate
Campus Hybrid Online Campus Hybrid Online Campus Hybrid Online
Adult & Geriatric Nursing                
BSN to Doctor of Nursing Practice (BSN-DNP)                
BSN to MSN Programs                
Business-Management, MS/MA                
Community Health                
Criminal Justice                
Early Childhood Education                
Education of the Gifted                
Educational Administration                
Educational Leadership              
Elementary Education              
Food Science                
Food Studies                
Forensic Science                
General MBA                
Health Care Administration              
Health Communication                
Higher Education              
Nurse Administration              
Nurse Education                
Public Health                
RN to Master of Science in Nursing (RN-MSN)                
Reading & Literacy                
Reading Specialist                
Religious Studies                
Social Work - MSW                
Special Education                
Supply Chain Management                
TESOL Education                

Located in Livonia, MI

featured image

Why Madonna Grad Programs?

GRE/GMAT testing not required: Admission to the master’s programs at Madonna University’s Graduate School don’t require taking the GRE or GMAT. 

• Institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
• Business programs accredited in 2017 by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs
• Education programs accredited since 1972 by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation 
• Master’s Nursing programs accredited since 2006 by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education; DNP program since 2010
• Graduate Social Work program accredited in 2018 by the Council on Social Work Education

Scholarships and awards: Learn about scholarship awards and financial aid that can assist you in pursuing your education. Options available include:
• Competitive graduate scholarships
• Endowment scholarships
• Government financial aid
• Graduate student assistance awards
• Graduate housing award  

Convenient classes: On-campus, 100% online, and hybrid options are offered with flexible course scheduling. 

Dedicated expert faculty: Faculty provide personal attention in small, student-focused classes. 

Personal and professional development: Workshops as well as referrals for thesis and dissertation editing services are offered to graduate students.

Cost Per Credit Hour



varies by program

Student Body

501 students

128 full-time

373 part-time




Application Fee
*may vary by program
Housing Offered? yes


Admissions Office
Admissions Officer