Graduate & Professional School

Beyond Barnard supports students and alumnae throughout their process of considering graduate and professional school. From doctoral and master's programs across disciplines, to professional programs in law, medicine, business, and more, we provide programs and individual advising.


Graduate school advising

If you are interested in discussing professional school with an advisor at Beyond Barnard (including medical, law, social work, business, etc.), please sign up for an appointment in Handshake!

Learn more about programs offering deferred admission:


4+1  Pathways for Accelerated Graduate Study

Students interested in Barnard's suite of pathways to obtain Columbia University graduate degrees in five years by taking master’s-level courses alongside foundational undergraduate courses should make an appointment in Beyond Barnard and inquire about the "4+1 Pathways for Accelerated Graduate Study."