Why choose Drury for a master's degree?

Are you considering how a graduate degree from Drury University can satisfy your intellectual and professional goals?

As you read about Drury’s degree programs, take note of the alumni testimonials celebrating the quality, rigor, and relevance of our offerings. We are confident our small class sizes, outstanding faculty, and curricular innovations can provide you with a powerful and rewarding master’s education.

Is convenience important to you? We offer courses in the evenings, online, and in alternative formats (blended learning, weekend experiences, and 8-week or 16-week courses) so you can pursue a degree in a time frame that works best for you.

Need additional assurance that Drury University is a smart choice? Consider these rankings:

  • Drury is ranked eleventh in U.S. News & World Report’s “Midwest Regional Universities” rankings for 2017. Drury has been near the top since 1999.
  • The Princeton Review named Drury one of the best colleges in the Midwest in its website feature “2017 Best Colleges Region by Region.”

We are eager to tell you more about our programs in Business Administration, Communication, Education and Nonprofit and Civic Leadership, and Cybersecurity Leadership (certificate) and the services we offer graduate students.

Contact the College of Graduate Studies today and let us help you take the next step in your educational journey.

Regina K. Waters, Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Graduate Studies
Professor of Communication

Burnham Hall Room 203
(417) 873-7530


Regina Waters
College of Graduate Studies Dean
rwaters@drury.edu
417-873-7251
Burnham 203

Joni Allison
Administrative Assistant to the Dean
jallison02@drury.edu
417-873-7530
Burnham 203

Sarah Hinman
JRM and Salesforce Module Manager
shinman@drury.edu
417-873-7111
Burnham 203

McKenzie Johnson
Graduate Assistant
mjohnson016@drury.edu
Burnham 203