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UCLA’s graduate programs have a reputation for producing professionals,
researchers and leaders who have a major impact on the world.
With more than 40 programs ranked among the best in the nation,
UCLA gives today’s graduate students the cutting-edge resources and mentorship they need to go out and leave their own indelible mark.
And with the second largest city in the U.S. in our backyard, learning extends yond the classroom.
Engaging with the community while being part of a well connecte academic system that is respected
throughout the world creates an educational experience that cannot replicate anywhere else.
Influential Faculty Graduate
From Nobel Prize winners and Pulitzer Prize awardees to MacArthur Fellows and recipients of the Fields Medal and Turing Award,
UCLA faculty members are experts in their fields.
They are among the most often cited faculty in the world and their research and discoveries have a global impact.
Graduate students are give every opportunity to learn from and work alongside these inspiring professors and researchers.
Support for Research
UCLA graduate and professional students take on thousands of original research projects every year,
working as part of a team or independently.
Their research may create scientific and medical advances,
address urgent societal problems or deepen understanding of arts and cultures.
UCLA graduate and professional scholars have long collaborated across
the boundaries of their respective academic fields in the pursuit of discoveries and solutions that don’t always fit neatly in one box or the other.
Dozens of research centers and institutes foster interdisciplinary research as well.
And Organized Research Units (ORUs) are create for the purpose of bridging the gaps between traditional disciplinary boundaries.
Wherever you look around campus,
collaboration is happening both organically and as a result of these concerted efforts to bring more than one school of thought under the same roof.