As Virginia's forward-focused doctoral research university, ODU supports 400 ongoing research projects, 26 research centers and has the first known Modeling and Simulation department in the country. The university's 54 Master's and 42 Doctoral programs have nationally recognized faculty and is one of the country's largest provider of distance learning. The university’s location in Norfolk, VA is at a crossroads of government, business, and military operations with the opportunity for real-world experiences. Our academic programs are designed to help you bring your talents, your ideas and your goals to life. You gain knowledge and experience in classrooms and facilities with the latest teaching technologies, and through internships with global industries and cutting edge research. Learning at ODU doesn't end in the classroom.
At Old Dominion University, graduate students engage in small classes with dedicated faculty who are masters in their fields, recognized by peers, organizations, businesses, and industries across the country. Each of our graduate programs offer challenging courses as well as excellent research opportunities.