Graduate Programs | Franciscan University of Steubenville
  • Our Graduate Programs

    On-Campus and Online

    MA in Theology

    Online Only

    MA in Catechetics and Evangelization

    Master of Catholic Leadership

    MS in Education

    MS in Educational Administration 


    On-Campus Only

    MA in Philosophy

    MS in Nursing

    MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

    You will find many good reasons to do your graduate studies at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

    There’s the academic excellence of our eight master’s programs, which are rooted in passionate Catholicism. There’s the vital interaction of faith and reason, which leads to “a greater love for truth” and “a more comprehensive understanding of the meaning of human life” (Pope John Paul II, Ex corde Ecclesiae). There’s the excitement of living in a community of scholars who are faithful to the magisterium and guided by St. Francis’ vision of love for the Catholic Church.

    In short, Franciscan University offers a fully Catholic graduate education that can transform your mind and heart while advancing your career and preparing you for your irreplaceable role in the new evangelization.

Academically Excellent Passionately Catholic

1235 University Boulevard

Steubenville, Ohio 43952

(740) 283-3771


Franciscan University of Steubenville is no ordinary university, and a Franciscan education is no ordinary education. Rather, it's an education as rigorous and demanding as it is faithful--an education that challenges you intellectually, forms you professionally, and feeds you spiritually.


You can help Franciscan lead the way in providing a faithfully Catholic education!