Study Part Time


Complete a graduate degree part time

Memorial University's School of Graduate Studies offers a variety of part-time programs for working professionals, making it easier than ever to complete a graduate degree.

Flexible programs

Part-time students have the opportunity to complete their graduate degree while working full-time. Students can take advantage of flexible class times and online course options.

Some research-based programs can accommodate part-time learners by providing them with the option of completing their research off-campus.  

Memorial's flexible part-time programs make it possible for working professionals to conveniently complete a graduate degree.

Part-time programs

Memorial University offers a variety of programs via part-time study. A few of the popular part-time programs include, but are not limited to, the following:

Online learning

Some of our part-time programs can be completed fully or partially via online education, allowing students with busy schedules to complete their degree, or part of their degree, online.

Memorial University is a Canadian leader in online learning, with courses designed specifically for a web-based environment, and offered through the D2L learning management system. Desire2Learn enables students to submit assignments, complete quizzes, participate in discussion forums and class chats, and email instructors, all from one place. Courses incorporate a variety of resources such as video conferencing, interactive multimedia and other learning technologies to best present the course material in an effective and accessible way.

Memorial University offers a variety of part time programs that are available completely through online learning. These programs include:


The School of Graduate Studies offers free webinars on studying part time at Memorial University. Register for this, and other upcoming webinars online.

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If you have questions or are looking for more information regarding programs offered via part-time study, please submit an inquiry.

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