From the Dean: What We Offer

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.

If you need additional assurance that Drury University is a smart choice, note that Drury is ranked No. 11 on the list of best regional universities in the Midwest, a category U.S. News & World Report officially names "Best Regional Universities-Midwest." Additionally, Drury is ranked No. 13in the Midwest on the U.S. News “Great Schools, Great Prices” list and is ranked No. 11 on its 2016 “Best Colleges for Veterans” list.

We are eager to tell you more about our programs (Business Administration, Communication, Education and Nonprofit and Civic Leadership master's degrees, and the 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