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World-class education offered at Duke University near our Durham apartments

World-class education offered at Duke University near our Durham apartments

Education is one of the most valuable things we can “own” – and when you’re a resident of our apartments in Durham, NC, you’ll be conveniently located near Duke University. For those that have already wrapped up their bachelor’s degrees and are looking to further their education, Duke University has some excellent grad school program options. And the best part? Your commute to class will be a breeze when you live at Trinity Commons. Here’s a bit more about Duke University’s renowned grad school programs.



With over 80 departments and programs of study, Duke University Graduate School offers both master’s and doctoral degrees, as well as certificate programs, dual, joint, and 4+1 degrees, and graduate programs at Duke Kunshan. Students who are enrolled in graduate programs will work closely with faculty across the school’s nine other academies and conduct research in connection with multiple campus research institutes and centers.


Ph. D. Programs

– Biological and Biomedical Sciences (including, but not limited to):

  • Biology
  • Ecology
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Medical Physics
  • Neurobiology
  • Pathology


– Humanities (including, but not limited to):

  • Art, Art History, and Visual Studies
  • English
  • Music
  • Literature
  • Religious Studies
  • Romance Studies


– Physical Sciences and Engineering (including, but not limited to):

  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering and Materials
  • Physics


– Social Sciences (including, but not limited to):

  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy


Master’s Programs (including, but not limited to):

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Critical Asian Humanities
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Master of Fine Arts in Dance: Embodied Interdisciplinary Praxis
  • Medical Physics
  • Quantitative Financial Economics
  • Slavic and Eurasian Studies
  • Digital Art History/Computational Media


Learn more about graduate programs, tuition, deadlines, and requirements on the Duke University official website. And don’t forget to stop by Trinity Commons to see why it’s the perfect place to call home while you enrich your education and life.

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