School of Education College of Arts and Sciences University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

School of Education College of Arts and Sciences University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, MA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
55%
45%
student ratio
174
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 31
fall application deadline
84%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Education Postbaccalaureate Certificate
      Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 104
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 2
    • * 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
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

84% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 88
    • Accepted 74
    • Acceptance Rate 84
    • Enrolled 50
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 31st February 28th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesMassachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL), statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, and 2 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 3 letters of recommendation, and official transcripts, scholarly writing sample (minimum 10 pages) for educational leadership
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesMassachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL), statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, and 2 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 533 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, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students174
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students174
    • Part-time Percentage86%
    • Full-time Percentage14%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage72%
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRole of metacognition in advanced mathematical thinking, education reform, reading/special education, higher education policy, curricular theory, qualitative methods
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,343,000

Location & Contact

School of Education

College of Arts and Sciences
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
United States

Dr. Jeannette Riley

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 508-999-8352
Fax: 508-999-9125
Email: j1riley@umassd.edu

Steven Briggs

Director of Marketing and Recruitment for Graduate Studies

Phone: 508-999-8604
Fax: 508-999-8183
Email: graduate@umassd.edu


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