Programs in Curriculum and Instruction College of Education and Human Development George Mason University

Programs in Curriculum and Instruction College of Education and Human Development George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
969
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
80%
acceptance rate
26 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • International Education Master of Education (M Ed) [ESOL PK-12]
    • Secondary Education Master of Education (M Ed) [English]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [biology]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [chemistry]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [earth science]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [history/social science]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [math]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [physics]
    • Literacy Leadership For Diverse Schools Master of Education (M Ed) [K-12 reading specialis]
    • Literacy Master of Education (M Ed) [PK-12 classroom teachers]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [reading specialist]
    • Advanced Studies In Teaching And Learning Master of Education (M Ed) [advanced international baccalaureate]
    • English As A Second Langugae Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Early Childhood Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Special Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Transformative Teaching Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Physical Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Teacher Leadership Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Designing Digital Learning In Schools Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Elementary Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Early Childhood Education For Diverse Learners Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Gifted Child Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Science K-12 Master of Education (M Ed)
    • History Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Teaching Culturally, Linguistically Diverse And Exceptional Learners Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Assistive/Special Education Technology Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 393
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

80% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 527
    • Accepted 424
    • Acceptance Rate 80
    • Enrolled 318
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesPRAXIS Core (depending on program), minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours, licensed as teacher or educational administrator, official transcripts, goals statement, 3 recommendation letters, and interview or writing depending on program, and 0-3 years teaching experience depending on program
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students969
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students969
    • Part-time Percentage79%
    • Full-time Percentage21%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty126
    • Full-time Percentage30%
    • Part-time Percentage70%
    • Female Percentage87%
    • Male Percentage13%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAchievement gaps and superintendent decisions, constructivist view of classroom teaching, cost of cheating, creating a critical literacy milieu in kindergarten
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Programs in Curriculum and Instruction

College of Education and Human Development
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 4D1
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Elizabeth Sturtevant

Professor and Division Director of Literacy

Phone: 703-993-2052
Fax: 703-993-2013
Email: esturtev@gmu.edu

Rabia Ghani

Program Manager for Literacy

Phone: 703-993-7611
Fax: 703-993-5300
Email: rghani@gmu.edu


Graduate Schools you might like...

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.