The Graduate Center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, including History.
Learn about the Graduate Center's core faculty,
including Distinguished Professor David Joselit (pictured),
on the Faculty Profiles page.
Through its extensive public programming, the Graduate Center contributes to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City.
The Graduate Center has awarded nearly $1.7 million in dissertation fellowships to eighty-six doctoral candidates for the 2014–2015 academic year.
Support for the Graduate Center ensures continued excellence in arts and
sciences graduate education, research, and public programming.
Pick a day:
11/4/2013 | 6:30 PM
Join us for a rare evening with Harvey Lichtenstein, a leader in the New York arts community for fifty years. During his long tenure as the executive director of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Lichtenstein helped cement Brooklyn’s status as an indispensable laboratory for the arts. Read more
11/4/2013 | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
William Helmreich's The New York Nobody Knows: Walking 6,000 Miles in the City is a fascinating account of a 6,000-mile walk through New York City. Based on interviews with hundreds of people, Helmreich’s book gathers previously unknown facts and stories about New York's many neighborhoods. Read more