Prospective Graduate Students

Graduate Degrees Online

As the workforce evolves, Peru State College Online is in step, offering quality online master's degrees to strengthen your professional knowledge, and make you even more career-competitive. Designed to empower future leaders and influencers, our online graduate programs purposefully align with the fields of business and education – two of the most promising areas to make your mark and excel.

Peru State Online's Master of Science in Education (MSED) – Curriculum and Instruction and Master of Science in Organizational Management (MSOM) are top programs for students driven to succeed. Both can be tailored to the direction you'd like to go, with specific coursework and specializations of interest to you.

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), Peru State College has earned our bragging rights in online education and we love playing a part in our graduate students' success. We have spent more than 20 years meticulously designing and evolving our online programs, curricula and learning environment, all to your benefit. Today, you'll enjoy a transformative experience online, complete with high-value education surrounded by a caring community of support.

Master of Science in Education

  • Curriculum & Instruction

Master of Science in Organizational Management

  • Entrepreneurial & Economic Development
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Strategic Leadership & Communication


Under $400
Per Credit Hour


<20:1 Average
Class Ratio


No GRE Testing

Quality Graduate Programs & Competitively Priced

At Peru State College Online, you can confidently make the most out of your education dollars. Recognized as a Top ROI college, Top 5 Most Affordable Online Master's Program, and a Best Buy for our MSED program, we offer high-quality education at a competitively low price.

We know you appreciate clarity, and you can expect it at Peru State College, with straightforward, affordable pricing and well-defined online degree outcomes. Our low, “One Rate, Any State” tuition simplifies cost, regardless of where you call home. There are no other per-credit-hour fees to worry about, plus it's free to apply.

Just as important as the price tag, our graduate degrees deliver the high level of career-driving new knowledge you'd expect to help you lead and serve your field well.

Find the greatest return on your investment, with Peru State College Online's top-value education offered clearly, for you.


Flexibility for the Busiest of Lives

At Peru State College Online, it's your education, on your terms. With four (MSED only) and eight-week courses, and multiple start dates throughout the year, you can set the pace to graduation that is most manageable for you. Both of our master's programs require 36 credit hours, typically achievable within two years, and our Master of Science in Education offers an accelerated option for completion in as little as 19 months.

There are no GRE requirements to enroll. And with no set daily login times and the convenience of our online classroom, you are free to study when and where it works best for your day. All you need is an internet connection… and the drive to succeed.

Wherever life takes you, at home or on the road, Peru State College makes it easier to earn the degree you need. For even the busiest of lives, our flexible online master's programs are achievable, for you.

"I would not have selected any other college to continue my education. I bleed blue." 

B. Lutz, MSOM Alumni


An Engaged Community

Peru State College's rich tradition of family easily embraces you online, with a rare feeling of togetherness and community shared with other virtual learners with similar aspirations as your own.

Our instructors are experts in their fields and in teaching online. Easily accessible, they are masters at engaging the classroom and equipping you with current, relevant knowledge to help move your career forward.

You'll develop lasting relationships with fellow classmates, as well, coming together to share a remarkably interactive experience online.

And by your side throughout your degree program, your student advisor is just a phone call or email away to encourage you and help keep you focused on your ultimate goal.

Tools for Success

Bring your experience full circle and maximize your learning with important tools along your journey.


Canvas serves as your online classroom, where you will participate in interactive discussion boards, access assignments and exams, and check in with the instructor and class.


Peru State College Online offers career services to prepare you and keep you focused on the many doors that can open upon graduation.

Respected for Decades, Peru is for You.

Firmly established and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 1915, we consistently earn the respect of our valued peers, staff and students. Their trust means the world to us, and it will be our privilege to earn yours too.

Join us at Peru State College, and earn a master's degree you'll be proud of. Graduate transformed and ready to move forward to the future you've dreamed of, waiting for you.

Ready for the education of a lifetime? APPLY NOW!