College of Graduate Studies

Why get a Graduate Degree?

Expand your thinking and amplify your options with a graduate degree from The University of Toledo. From marketability to promotions, a graduate degree is a stepping stone in professional advancement.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a rising need for advanced degrees. According to their studies, jobs requiring master’s degrees are estimated to grow the fastest, increasing by 18% from 2012 to 2022. Graduate level education can be key to staying competitive in an ever-changing job market. Further, a graduate degree return on investment extends well beyond your time of attendance. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, a doctorate can represent an increase in lifetime earnings of up to 45%.

Explore how a graduate degree advances your professional and personal life.

Last Updated: 8/2/19