Peru State College
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Welcome to Graduate Programs!


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Peru State College offers degrees in the Master of Science in Education and the Master of Science in Organizational Management.


Master of Science in Education - Curriculum and Instruction for certified teachers to further their knowledge and skills in the field of teacher education.


Master of Science in Organizational Management - Entrepreneurial and Economic Development designed for individuals who want to acquire training as change agents to facilitate growth in their organizations and communities.




$750 Toward Your Tuition

All NEW Master of Science in Education - Curriculum & Instruction students enrolling in our Cohort program will receive $750 off their summer tuition.


Enhancing Excellence in Teaching Program (EETP) Award

Click the link for more details - APRIL 1, 2015 - May 8, 2015

The (EETP) provides a limited number of forgivable loans to Nebraska teachers enrolled in an eligible graduate program. Eligible students may apply on an annual basis for a loan of $175 per credit hour, up to a maximum of $3,000. Students can apply for EETP loans annually for up to five (5) consecutive years.
Eligible graduate coursework includes classes that begin during the period of
July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.
This does not include student's summer 2015 courses.




Following are the criteria and materials that must be submitted in order to be admitted to the graduate program. Materials should be directed to the
Graduate Programs Office, Peru State College, P.O. Box 10, Peru, NE 68421.

  • Completed online Application for Admission form.
  • *Official transcript
    verifying an earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally-accredited institution. Full admission requires an overall minimum grade point average of 3.00 in a 4.00 system.
    If an applicant wants to have a transcript evaluated for transfer graduate credit, that transcript must also be submitted, and the student must submit a Transfer Credit Request form to the Graduate Programs Office to request transfer credit consideration.
  • Two recommendation forms - at least one from a direct supervisor or principal.
    A Recommendation from a relative is not acceptable.
    **Master of Science in Education
    **Master of Science in Organizational Management
  • Professional resume
  • Copy of teaching certificate (Master of Education ONLY)

*official transcripts must be sent in a sealed envelope from the institution of attendance directly to our Graduate Programs Office, P.O. Box 10, Peru, NE 68421.


** Please email this link to your references to be submitted directly to our Graduate Programs Office.


Contact Us

Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Summer Hours - Monday-Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm


Office: 402-872-2314 or 800-742-4412

Fax: 402-872-2413