Our goal is to empower motivated professionals and college graduates to achieve their potential, preparing them to become agile leaders and innovators in the workplace and community.​

As a liberal arts college in a city,​ Trinity College offers a distinctive experience in graduate ​study. We prepare bold, independent thinkers — unafraid to engage deeply, learn collaboratively, and initiate change. Our dedicated faculty and commitment to small classes, combined with the resources of a capital city, make such transformative learning possible.

Each program’s curriculum is designed broadly to build core knowledge in a field and to advance essential cross-cutting skills, culminating in a capstone project, thesis, or practicum. In positioning our graduates for success, we emphasize the reinforcing power of close advising and professional development.

Ultimately, our graduate offerings are premised on a basic conviction: enduring and transferable skills, learned as part of a community, are vital​ for thriving in a dynamic twenty-first century world.

​Trinity College has been providing graduate study and lifelong learning for over a century. Join this rich tradition and our impressive alumni network, ready to make a difference.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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Ready to apply now?  Visit the graduate studies admissions page to learn more and submit the graduate studies online application today!



Master's Programs

Trinity College currently offers Master’s degree programs in American Studies, English, and Public Policy.  In Fall 2023, Trinity College will also offer a Master’s degree program in Urban Planning.


Accelerated B.S./M.A. and B.A./M.A. Programs

Trinity College offers an accelerated dual-degree option for exceptional Trinity undergraduate students majoring in Neuroscience, History, or American Studies to pursue both a Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s degree in five years.


Graduate Certificate Programs

Trinity College offers two graduate certificates, one in Urban Planning and one in Museums and Communities, both of which can be undertaken independently or as part of a Master’s degree.