Explore our Graduate Programs

Master of Education in Montessori Education

Master of Education in Montessori Education degree-seeking students who have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and wish to pursue a graduate program in Montessori Education.

 

Master of Science in Emergency Management

Master of Science in Emergency Management degree-seeking students who have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and wish to pursue a graduate program in emergency management.

Master of Science in Management

The Master of Science in Management program prepares students with management-based competencies of leadership, quality assessment, operations planning, human development skills, and strategic planning. 

Master of Business Administration

The Master of Business Administration is designed to meet student and industry demands.  The Lander program provides managerial and strategic insights across various business functions to prepare graduates to lead organizations and drive results.

Master of Education in Teaching & Learning

Master of Education in Teaching & Learning degree-seeking students who have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and wish to pursue a graduate program with concentrations in diverse learners, instructional technology, or Montessori education.

Master of Science in Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing degree-seeking students who have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and wish to pursue a graduate program with a concentration in clinical nurse leadership.

 

Master of Fine Art in Visual Art

Master of Fine Art in Visual Art degree-seeking students who have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and wish to pursue a graduate program in 2D Visual Art or 3D Visual Art.

Master of Arts in Teaching Visual Art K-12

Master of Arts in Teaching Visual Art K-12 degree targets exceptional art students who aspire to be accomplished artists and educators who seek to be certified to teach K-12 Art in South Carolina and enter the workforce at a master’s level salary.

Graduate Non-Degree Seeking

Non-Degree graduate students are students with a bachelor's degree who are interested in recertification or wish to earn up to 12 semester hours at a graduate level. Visit our Undergraduate Non-Degree Seeking page for more information.

  • Transient students are college students who wish to take courses at Lander and transfer the credit back to their home institution.  Students will need a Coursework Approval Form from their home institution.
  • Teacher Recertification is for K-12 teachers who are seeking certificate renewal in their particular discipline or possibly in another discipline.
  • Auditing Courses are for students who are interested in taking a course for personal interest.

Non-degree status is not a "trial admission" status or one for candidates who apply too late to submit credentials for consideration for regular admission.

Applicants who have been officially denied admission as a degree-seeking student, are not eligible to apply as a non-degree student.