Rivier University offers an exciting mix of programs in the liberal arts and sciences and in professional studies. Our academic programs reflect the University’s commitment to Catholic values and ethics, peace and social justice, and the life of the mind. As a student, you can expect to develop a historical, cultural, and global perspective within your field and within a broader societal context. You will also gain necessary skills for professional success.


The University offers more than 60 undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate, and doctoral degrees:

  • Undergraduate Day
  • Professional Studies
  • Graduate
  • Doctoral

Graduate Studies

Graduate English


M.A.T. English  Prospective Teachers
M.A.T. English  Current Teachers

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Secondary Education

Secondary Education

M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction 
M.Ed. Middle/Secondary Education certification program
M.A.T. English  certification option
M.A.T. English  non-certification option
M.A.T. Mathematics  certification option
M.A.T. Mathematics  non-certification option
M.A.T. Social Studies certification option
M.A.T. Social Studies  non-certification option
M.A.T. Spanish  certification option
M.A.T. Spanish  non-certification option

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