Welcome to the Graduate School of Southern Methodist University, Texas

Experience SMU - Graduate School

Southern Methodist University's Graduate School is part of a private, comprehensive university enriched by its heritage and partnership with the Dallas metroplex. SMU seeks to enhance the intellectual, cultural, technical, ethical and social development of a diverse student body. Approximately half of the 11,000 students on campus are graduate or professional students. We have six schools on the graduate level:

Dedman College - School of Humanitites and Sciences.
Meadows School of the Arts
Cox School of Business
Perkins Theology
Dedman Law School.

PhD Doctoral Programs

SMU's doctoral programs offer quality before quantity. Our faculty, research and training facilities provide a foundation for students to develop beyond their expectations. Our PhD programs are listed on the left and will direct you to review all the options and requirements for applying to Southern Methodist University in Texas.

Our Faculty

The faculty of more than 500 include many nationally and internationally prominent scholars, among them more than 50 holders of endowed chairs. In small classes and outside of the classroom, they offer a personalized approach to education, as part of SMU's tradition of academic excellence.

To inquire for more information on Ph.D. programs: email
To apply: http://www.smu.edu/graduate/ToApply.htm