Graduate Programs

Expanding the landscape of Graduate Education

In keeping with the increasingly diverse academic interests of students, Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans is proud to offer Master's programs in Education, Counseling, Public Health, Speech-language Pathology, and Theology and a Doctoral program in Educational Leadership.
Being a leading HBCU, we strive to offer certifications in a plethora of fields that will not only help our graduates lead, innovate, and stay competitive in the workforce but to also make a difference in the sectors of commerce, healthcare, and the environment.

Application Deadlines:

Spring Semester:

October 1 – Priority

December 1 – General

Fall Semester:

January 15 - Speech-Language Pathlogy Application Deadline (This deadline is specifically for Speech Pathlogy)

Other degree program deadline

April 1 – Priority

May 1 – General 

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Graduate Programs

A Message from Associate Dean Dr. Marcus S. Cox

Welcome to the beginning of your Graduate School journey! On behalf of Xavier University of Louisiana Graduate School, I want to thank you for choosing to study in one of our premier graduate programs. On this website, you will find a variety of information to help you navigate around campus and online. However, please feel free to contact my office should you have any questions or concerns.

Again, welcome and I wish you a very positive learning experience.

Marcus S. Cox, Ph.D. MBA 
Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Summer School 
Director of the Center for Continuing Studies and Distance Education


Fall 2021 Graduate Programs Virtual Orientation – Now Live

The Office of Graduate Services is here to help you reach your highest level of learning. Fill out this form to receive personal guidance through your educational journey.


Xavierite Granted Scholarship, Selected as Student Representative for LSLHA

Xavier grad student and alum granted scholarship, chosen to serve as the student representative for the Louisiana Speech-Language-Hearing Association (LSLHA).

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