Local Graduate Schools

Find local graduate schools in the Monterey Bay Area by clicking the links below.  Each link provides information about the programs and application process.

CSU Monterey Bay

CSU Monterey Bay offers 8 graduate degree programs 3 teaching credential programs with options for both full and part-time students.

Middlebury Institute of International Studies

The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey is an academic community committed to preparing students for professional roles in cross-cultural, multilingual environments.

Monterey College of Law

Monterey College of Law’s mission is to provide quality legal education in a community law school setting with graduates who are dedicated to professional excellence, integrity, and community service. The college offers 4 degrees in legal studies and law.

Moss Landing Marine Laboratories

Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (MLML) administers the Master of Science in marine science degree program for California State Universities in northern and central California, and is dedicated to excellence in both education and research.

Naval Postgraduate School

The Naval Postgraduate School offers first-class graduate degree programs in a wide variety of disciplines to eligible U.S. military students, international students, Department of Defense (DOD) civilian employees and a limited number of defense contractors.

UC Santa Cruz

The Division of Graduate Studies at UC Santa Cruz offers graduate study in 41 academic fields and 57 concentrations. Many graduate programs have interdisciplinary components, and students are encouraged to explore the conceptual connections between related fields.