Just 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Claremont Graduate University offers an intimate, high-touch academic research environment. Our unique brand of graduate-only scholarship transcends traditional disciplinary boundaries to foster the creation of new knowledge—and new ways of seeing and improving the world.

Globally recognized faculty-scholars lead our specialized programs, which may be tailored to your specific interests and career aspirations. You’ll receive practice-based training and individual mentorship that prepares you for successful employment and enables you to effect positive social change. And you’ll do it in Claremont—a vibrant location that offers year-round sunshine and an array of dining, entertainment, and outdoor activities.

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  • Total students
    2,038
  • Full-time students
    61%
  • Master's students enrolled in coursework
    34%
  • Doctoral students enrolled in coursework
    24%
  • Certificate students enrolled in coursework
    2%
  • Students exclusively working towards dissertation/Master's thesis
    39%
  • Domestic students of color
    38%
  • Female students
    56%
  • International students
    22%
  • Countries represented
    54
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ADMISSIONS REPRESENTATIVES
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Timothy Council

Dean of Admissions

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Brian Jauregui

Director of Recruitment & International Admissions

Programs

Drucker School of Management

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Paige Piontkowsky

Director of Admissions

Programs

Public Health

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Rachel Camacho

Associate Director of Admissions

Programs

Teacher Education, Education

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Matt O’Connor

Associate Director of Admissions and External Affairs

Programs

Art Business, Arts Management

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David Altman

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Art, Music, English, History, Religion, Cultural Studies, Applied Women's Studies

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Matthew Gold

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Psychology & Evaluation, Human Resources Management

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Alice Liu

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Financial Engineering, Math, Marketing Analytics

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Nicholas Lopez

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Drucker School of Management

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Heidi Martinez

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Teacher Education, Education

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Jeremy McWells

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Economics, Global Commerce & Finance, International Studies, Politics & Government

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Heather Reynolds

Assistant Director of Admissions

Programs

Information Systems & Technology

 

ADMISSIONS OPERATIONS
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Hayley Kiruki

Associate Director of Admissions

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Ariel Carpenter

Assistant Director of Student Life & International Services
SEVIS Designated School Officer

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Loren Bryant

Coordinator
Office of Admissions

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Mayra De Armas

Enrollment Operations Coordinator

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Gabriela Krupa

Admissions and Events Coordinator

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Misti Williamson

Admissions Systems Specialist