Graduate Admissions

Advance Your Education

Enlightening. Rewarding. Focused. Flexible. Supportive. Convenient. Necessary.

This is how our graduates summarize their Converse experience. Are you ready to take the next step in advancing your education or to venture into a whole new professional path? Converse – a nationally recognized doctoral university – is the ideal place to do it!

A Message from President Krista Newkirk to Prospective Students

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Graduate Visits

Whether you are pursuing your graduate degree on-campus, through a low-residency program, or online, we invite you to campus to experience Converse first-hand. While you’re here, you can meet faculty and learn more about your program. Campus visits can be scheduled by calling the Office of Admissions at 864.596.9040 or by emailing

You can also explore Converse from home by watching our campus visit video or taking a virtual tour.

*Based on the constantly changing dynamics of COVID-19, the Office of Admissions strongly encourages you to call our office at 864-596-9040 or email BEFORE making travel arrangements to visit our campus. We would love to speak with you about the options we are currently offering for exploring Converse and seeing our campus!

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