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The College of Arts and Sciences at Kent State University offers graduate degrees and certificates 100% online. With sixteen areas of study and the working professional in mind, our college is dedicated to providing quality education on an online platform.

Online Graduate Degrees

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Criminology and Criminal Justice
Kent State University’s Online Master of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice helps you harness your analytical skills and professional drive for an impact career in public service. Complete your degree in as few as two years with Kent State’s flexible online course delivery and sophisticated learning management system
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Geographic Information Science
Prepare to lead analysis and response to large-scale environmental, social, and business challenges with your Online Master of Geographic Information Science from Kent State University. Our 100% online program helps you advance your career through a combination of essential theory and applied skills, including technology, analysis, and programming.
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Public Administration
Gain momentum in your public service career, expand your professional network, and become a trusted authority in your workplace with Kent State University’s Online Master of Public Administration. This program is one of only a select number of online MPA programs in the United States that is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).

Online Graduate Certificates

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Environmental Geographic Information Science
Advance your career with Kent State University’s online Environmental Geographic Information Science graduate certificate. Gain practical skills and hands-on experience to excel in geospatial technology. Our program is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of GIS concepts, spatial data analysis, and environmental applications.
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Geographic Information Science
Kent State University’s online Geographic Information Science graduate certificate provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in the rapidly growing field of GIS. With a focus on practical, hands-on learning and real-world applications, you’ll gain the expertise to solve complex spatial problems and create innovative solutions.
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Nonprofit Management
Kent State University’s online Nonprofit Management graduate certificate prepares graduates to work in management and administrative positions in nonprofit organizations across various industries. Students acquire basic management skills and applied skills specific to the nonprofit sector, which may include fundraising, executive board relations, policy advocacy, and nonprofit law.