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You enjoy a challenge, and you want to take your career to new heights. A degree from the University of Washington is your ticket to expanded possibilities.
No matter your field, we offer an undergraduate or graduate credential that carries weight. You'll learn from world-class faculty and instructors and experience a cutting-edge curriculum. Set yourself apart and achieve a lifelong goal at the UW.
Get ready for jobs in fields such as biotech, pharmaceuticals and clean energy with this exciting new master's program.
Hear from students who finished their bachelor's degree online at the UW.
Learn to manage and evaluate the use of IT and informatics applications to improve patient care processes and outcomes.
Learn to serve patients with a range of genetic conditions and meet the evolving needs of precision medicine.
Explore the field of early learning by analyzing and applying the latest evidence-based research on best practices that support young children and their families.
Experience a challenging interdisciplinary curriculum and finish your degree online. Personalize your studies with a mix of courses from various social science fields.
Learn how to use technical applications and information systems to manage health data and information. Study health care privacy and security, compliance, and standards, and acquire leadership skills.
Prepare to become a general clinical practitioner and get your registered nurse license in Washington state in this intensive program.
Complete foundational coursework in this intensive, five-quarter program designed for people with a bachelor’s or advanced degree outside the communication sciences and disorders discipline.
Take your career to the next level with this experience-rich program that develops transformational leaders prepared to initiate positive change in an increasingly complex health care environment.
Gain the advanced skills and knowledge needed to excel as a leader dedicated to serving the public good.
Prepare to become a certified genetic counselor and serve patients with a range of genetic conditions.
Expand your professional expertise in aerospace engineering. Choose to specialize in controls, fluids, structures or composites as part of this program.
Explore different aspects of children’s social and emotional well-being and learn how to diagnose and treat psychosocial difficulties and disorders.
Develop an international perspective and the problem-solving skills needed to confront today’s complex global political challenges, and build your professional network.
Gain a foundational understanding of the skills, methods and techniques that today's communication professionals use to tell impactful stories, build community and effect change.
Build a sophisticated understanding of communication processes and of ways to leverage that knowledge to engage successfully with relevant constituencies.
Learn to understand and leverage the fast-changing world of online content and platforms. Focus on innovation, entrepreneurship, community and storytelling approaches to digital media.
Prepare to lead change in education by developing a deeper knowledge of policy processes, organizational dynamics and the social, economic and cultural contexts of learning.
Position yourself for a leadership role in the fast-paced world of collegiate sports, and deepen your understanding of athletics' role in higher education.
Gain the knowledge and experience needed to work in education as a behavior analysis professional. Fulfill the requirements to sit for the Behavior Analyst Certification Board exam.
Join a competency-based master's program that integrates coursework and field-based learning to strengthen your leadership skills. Prepare for principal and/or program administrator certification.
Experiment with different genres, and explore the interconnections among multiple art forms. Inquire into the social, cultural and technological aspects of the written arts.
Acquire practical, hands-on experience to become a transformational leader in health care delivery management. Learn to manage organizational and technological change in complex health care settings.
Position yourself to step into leadership and technology roles in the development and management of enterprise-level health information systems.
Explore the latest design, user-research and prototyping methods used to create innovative technology experiences. Take a real-world project through an iterative process to its final design.
Examine infrastructure systems through the lens of strategic planning and policy analysis, and learn a blend of skills and strategies for increasing critical infrastructure resilience.
Build a strong background in the theory and practice necessary to be a leader in the libraries and information organizations of tomorrow.
Acquire a deep understanding of the pharmaceutical development pipeline. Get advanced training in drug design and development, device design, new drug applications and biologics license applications.
Learn the fundamentals of public policy analysis and management while also focusing on a specific area of study.
Participate in a cohort-based program that combines the study of core public health competencies with a commitment to social and racial justice and health equity issues.
Study fundamental accounting principles and develop advanced knowledge and critical thinking skills. Learn approaches to financial reporting, managerial accounting and financial statement analysis.
Learn how to apply mathematics to a variety of different fields in this top-ranked program. Build skills in computation and quantitative analysis.
Get training in the latest tools and techniques in chemical science and technology. Prepare for jobs in fields such as manufacturing, biotech and pharmaceuticals and clean energy.
Learn the key aspects of taking a medical product — drug, device or biologic — from concept to market, including clinical trials and post-marketing surveillance.
Study an innovative curriculum offering a rigorous foundation in statistical methods and biomedical data analysis, including both theory and application.
Explore the advanced principles and tools of civil engineering and prepare to tackle the complex environmental and infrastructure challenges facing today’s world.
Learn to combine the engineering principles and management techniques needed to lead major infrastructure efforts. Prepare yourself for new challenges in the heavy construction industry.
Gain valuable knowledge and skills relating to portfolio optimization, financial data science, quantitative risk management, simulation, machine learning and R programming.
Be at the forefront of scientific innovation by learning to transfer human competencies, such as language and communication, to computers.
Expand your software development knowledge while studying a wide range of topics, including artificial intelligence, computer graphics, programming languages, operating systems and machine learning.
Advance your career by learning how to apply computer science concepts and software engineering practices to a wide range of real-world problems.
Learn to combine the technical knowledge and management techniques necessary to lead major infrastructure efforts. Start or advance your career in heavy construction management.
Learn how to guard against, detect and correct security threats through areas such as cryptography, secure development, ethical hacking and incidence response.
Gain the deep technical knowledge and interdisciplinary skills needed to turn massive data sets into insights organizations can use.
Prepare for professional practice as a speech-language pathologist in schools and educational settings.
Develop your understanding of embedded systems, machine learning, wireless communications, smart grids and renewable energy, controls, mobile applications, electromagnetics and microelectronics.
Gain advanced skills in and a deeper understanding of electrical engineering topics. Learn to design, analyze and optimize electronic and electrical systems.
Advance your skills in researching, designing and engineering the interactions between people and technology.
Learn how to collect, manage, store, protect and deliver critical information to help organizations make better decisions and achieve their strategic goals.
Prepare for technical leadership roles in industry as you build on your mechanical engineering background in various topics.
Prepare for professional clinical practice as a medical speech-language pathologist in hospital and rehabilitation settings.
Enhance your bachelor’s degree in the physical sciences, engineering or math with a master’s in physics. The flexible curriculum incorporates key topics in physics and related subjects.
Build strong skills in statistics through a rigorous course of study in statistical theory, methods, data analysis and computation. Choose from a broad range of elective topics in statistical science.
Learn the technology development, design thinking and entrepreneurial skills needed to create pioneering connected device solutions.
Enhance your ability to support individuals, families and communities through your social work practice. Choose one of two advanced specializations.
Develop a deeper understanding of transportation and logistics as applied to complex supply chain issues in this engineering-focused program.
Explore sustainable transportation engineering, planning and policy. Analyze the growing interest in transportation’s environmental, social, energy and economic impacts on our society.
Acquire the competencies to become a leader in public health, with a focus on promoting health equity and embracing social justice.
Learn methods of applying mathematics to different fields in this top-ranked interdisciplinary program. Gain skills that complement your area of expertise.
Learn to manage and evaluate the use of information technology and informatics applications to improve patient care processes and outcomes.
Deepen your ability to lead and improve educational systems through rigorous, standards-based study and a highly integrative curriculum and internship.
Study advanced nursing techniques and qualify to apply for national certification in a selected specialty.
Develop your ability to help people with movement system problems and prepare to become a licensed physical therapist through coursework, mentored clinical internships and evidence-based practice.
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