Academics For
Governors State University

Academic excellence and innovation are natural partners. At Governors State University you’ll find an abundance of both. Our professors are full of big ideas.

They are both talented educators and researchers – often working with undergraduates as research team members. They are also mentors with ideas to share as you look forward to the next step in your career.

Each of our colleges includes both majors and minors to prepare you for a great career--or to continue your education. Whether you come to GovState as a freshman, a transfer student, a candidate for a master's or doctor's degree, or a Dual Degree Program student, whether you come in search of a certificate or you want to continue your education, you'll find your fit here.

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