College of Education William Paterson University of New Jersey

College of Education William Paterson University of New Jersey

Wayne, NJ
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
78%
22%
student ratio
682
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
77%
acceptance rate
6 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Secondary Education Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
    • Professional Counseling Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Literacy Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Special Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Educational Leadership Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 116
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

77% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 429
    • Accepted 331
    • Acceptance Rate 77
    • Enrolled 258
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE/MAT, minimum GPA of 2.75; teaching certificate; interview; 2 letters of recommendation; personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students682
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students682
    • Part-time Percentage86%
    • Full-time Percentage14%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino17%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty70
    • Full-time Percentage53%
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIPads in the classroom, characteristics of effective elementary teachers in language arts and mathematics, gender issues in science, after-school programs, middle class parents' roles and gentrifying school districts
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

College of Education

William Paterson University of New Jersey

300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ 07470-8420
United States

Dr. Candace Burns

Dean

Phone: 973-720-2138
Fax: 973-720-2955
Email: burnsc@wpunj.edu

Liana Fornarotto

Director of Education Enrollment and Certification

Phone: 973-720-2139
Fax: 973-720-2989
Email: fornarottol@wpunj.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.