Welcome New Members

    Please join us in welcoming CGS' new institutional members:


    2020 New Members


    • Northeast Ohio Medical University (Ohio)



    • California State University Bakersfield (California)


    2019 New Members


    • Rasmussen College (Minnesota)



    • American University of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates)
    • King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (Saudi Arabia)
    • Nazarbayev University (Republic of Kazakhstan)
    • Universidad del Norte (Colombia)
    • University of Johannesburg (South Africa)



    • Auburn University (Alabama)
    • New York Institute of Technology (New York)
    • San Jose State University (California)
    • The University of Texas at Tyler (Texas)
    • University of Alaska Anchorage (Alaska)



    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.