About Us

The academic mission of Claremont Graduate University is to create new knowledge and prepare leaders to enter the world with the purpose and skills to make it a better place. Our seven schools—each with a unique vision and mission—embrace a transdisciplinary approach to pedagogy that focuses on applied learning and research. Small classes and shared resources let you maximize your academic potential, while our commitment to diversity and collaboration ensures a rich, fulfilling graduate school experience. Explore the seven schools of CGU and discover how you’ll pursue your purpose.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission