The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences is the largest graduate school program in the Pittsburgh area.  We offer MA, MS, MFA, and PhD programs in 34 concentrations, as well as a wide variety of interdisciplinary programs and certificates.

Application Fee Waivers

Application fees are waived for all graduate programs in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences for the following:

Applicants that are currently serving or who previously served as members of the U.S. Armed Services               

Gates Millennium Scholars

Ronald E. McNair Scholars

Society for Advancement of Chicanos & Native Americans

For more information, visit the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Graduate Studies Application for Admissions.


Diversity Liaison

Recruitment Profile

AnthropologyMarc Bermannpdf-icon
BioethicsBeth Ann Pischkepdf-icon
Biological SciencesJeffrey Lawrencepdf-icon
ChemistryAdrian Michaelpdf-icon
CommunicationJohn Lynepdf-icon
Computational BiologyKelly Gentille
Computational Modeling and SimulationWendy Janocha
Computer EngineeringDonald Chiarulli
Computer ScienceAdam Leepdf-icon
Cultural StudiesRonald J. Zboraypdf-icon
East Asian Languages and LiteraturesCharles Exleypdf-icon
EconomicsMarla Ripoll
EnglishNancy Glazenerpdf-icon
Film StudiesNeepa Majumdar
French and Italian Languages and Literatures

Giuseppina Mecchia - French

Lina Insana - Italian

Gender, Sexuality and Womens StudiesTodd Reeserpdf-icon
Geology and Environmental ScienceMark Abbottpdf-icon
Hispanic Languages and LiteraturesJerome Branche
Hispanic LinguisticsScott Kieslingpdf-icon
HistoryGregor Thumpdf-icon
History of Art and ArchitectureJosh Ellenbogenpdf-icon
History and Philosophy of ScienceSandra Mitchellpdf-icon
Intelligent Systems ProgramDiane Litmanpdf-icon
LinguisticsScott Kieslingpdf-icon
MathematicsDavid Swigon
Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology  
MusicGeri Allenpdf-icon
Center for NeuroscienceJ. Patrick Cardpdf-icon
PhilosophyRobert Battermanpdf-icon
Physics and AstronomyRobert Devatypdf-icon
Political ScienceAnibal Perez-Linan
PsychologyElizabeth Votruba-Drzalpdf-icon
Slavic Languages and LiteraturesNancy Condeepdf-icon
SociologyMohammed Bamyehpdf-icon
StatisticsAllan Sampsonpdf-icon
Theatre Arts

Michelle Granshaw (PhD)

Dennis Schebetta (MFA)