School of Education, Teaching, and Health American University

School of Education, Teaching, and Health American University

Washington, DC
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
9 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • English For Speakers Of Other Languages Certificate [bilingual education]
    • Nutrition Education Certificate
    • Curriculum And Instruction Certificate
      Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Special Education Master of Arts (MA) [learning disabilities]
    • International Training And Education Master of Arts (MA)
    • Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Arts in Teaching/Master of Arts (MAT/MA)
      Master of Education/Master of Public Administration (M Ed/MPA)
      Master of Education/Master of Public Policy (M Ed/MPP)
    • Health Promotion Management Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 159
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 7
    • * 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


91% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 287
    • Accepted 263
    • Acceptance Rate 91
    • Enrolled 153
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test , two letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, and transcript, resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesbachelor's degree, statement of purpose, and transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableInstitutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students280
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students280
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American18%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown13%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty76
    • Full-time Percentage29%
    • Part-time Percentage71%
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%

Location & Contact

School of Education, Teaching, and Health

American University

Gray Hall 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016-8030
United States

Sarah Irvine-Belson


Phone: 202-885-3714
Fax: 202-885-1187

Kathleen Clowery

Director, Graduate Admissions

Phone: 202-885-3621
Fax: 202-885-2429

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