Department of Education College of Arts and Sciences Saint Joseph's University

Department of Education College of Arts and Sciences Saint Joseph's University

Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
1,002
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
74%
acceptance rate
19 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Supervisor Of Special Education Certificate
    • Superintendent's Letter Of Eligibility Certificate
    • Principal Certification Certificate
    • Instructional Technology Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Elementary Education Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Reading Supervisor Certificate
    • Curriculum Supervisor Certificate
    • Reading Specialist Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Special Education Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Elementary/Middle School Education Certificate
    • Secondary Education Certificate
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Educational Leadership Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Professional Education Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 339
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

74% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 345
    • Accepted 258
    • Acceptance Rate 74
    • Enrolled 205
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th April 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline November 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th October 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees2 letters of recommendation, minimum GPA of 3.0, and official transcripts, personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, master's degree from accredited institution, minimum graduate GPA of 3.5, computer competence, and commitment to participate in cohort, interview with program director
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableGraduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1002
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1002
    • Part-time Percentage92%
    • Full-time Percentage8%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty78
    • Full-time Percentage35%
    • Part-time Percentage65%
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchFactors predicting early mathematics skills for low income children, early child care and development, preschool quality
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$145,483

Location & Contact

Department of Education

College of Arts and Sciences
Saint Joseph's University

5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395
United States

Dr. John Vacca

Associate Dean, Education

Phone: 610-660-3131
Email: gradstudies@sju.edu

Elisabeth Woodward

Director of Marketing and Admissions, Graduate Arts and Sciences

Phone: 610-660-3131
Fax: 610-660-3230
Email: gradstudies@sju.edu


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