Program in Education College of Education University of Massachusetts Amherst

Program in Education College of Education University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA
location
Public
type
Small
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
605
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 2
fall application deadline
52%
acceptance rate
29 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Psychometric Methods, Educational Statistics And Research Methods Doctor of Education (Ed D)
    • Special Education Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Educational Policy And Leadership Doctor of Education (Ed D)
    • Children, Families And Schools Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Teacher Education And School Improvement Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Social Justice Education Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Language, Literacy And Culture Doctor of Education (Ed D)
    • Mathematics, Science, And Learning Technologies Doctor of Education (Ed D)
    • Child Study And Early Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Learning, Media And Technology Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Higher Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Early Childhood And Elementary Teacher Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Secondary Teacher Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • International Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • School Counselor Education Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Educational Leadership Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Bilingual/English As A Second Language/Multicultural Education Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Reading And Writing Master of Education (M Ed)
    • School Psychology Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Science Education Specialist in Education (Ed S)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 161
    • Doctoral Degrees 37
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 26
    • * 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 597
    • Accepted 315
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 173
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 2nd January 2nd Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsJanuary 2
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students605
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students605
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty99
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%

Location & Contact

Program in Education

College of Education
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA 01003
United States

Dr. Linda Griffin

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 413-545-6984
Fax: 413-545-1523

Ms. Lindsay DeSantis

Supervisor of Admissions

Phone: 413-545-0722
Fax: 413-577-0010
Email: gradadm@grad.umass.edu


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