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Harvard Graduate School of Education Harvard University

  • Cambridge, MA
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 74%26%
    student ratio
  • 1,020
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Education Master of Education (Ed M)
      Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Education Leadership (Ed L D)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 646
    • Doctoral Degrees 34
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required for some and capstone project in lieu of thesis (for Ed.L.D.)
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,754
    • Accepted 967
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 706
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 2nd December 2nd Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, and resume, official transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test or GMAT (for Ed.L.D. only), statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, resume, and official transcripts, 2 short essay questions (for Ed.L.D. only)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 613 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required, 5 TWE paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$930.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1020
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1020
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Full-time Percentage93%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty146
    • Full-time Percentage45%
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLearning and development, educational leadership and organizations, education policy analysis
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$31,100,051

Location & Contact

Harvard Graduate School of Education

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Dr. Kathleen McCartney

Dean

Phone: 617-495-3401

Information Contact

Phone: 617-495-3414
Fax: 617-496-3577
Email: gseadmissions@harvard.edu



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