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Lynch School of Education and Human Development

Chestnut Hill, MA

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Overview

Boston College / Lynch School of Education and Human Development is located in Chestnut Hill, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD) Higher education and law
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied developmental and educational psychology
Doctor of Education (D Ed) Educational leadership
Master of Education (Ed M) Severe disabilities
Master of Education (ME) Educational leadership and policy
Master of Arts (MA) Higher education
Master of Arts (MA) International higher education
Juris Doctor/Master of Education (JD/M Ed) Curriculum and instruction and law
Master of Education (Ed M) Curriculum and instruction
Master of Arts/Master of Business Administration (MA/MBA) Higher education and business administration
Master of Science (MS) Theology and ministry and counseling
Master of Science (MS) Applied statistics and psychometrics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Counseling psychology
Master of Education (Ed M) Moderate disabilities
Juris Doctor/Master of Education (JD/M Ed) Educational leadership and law
Master of Arts (MA) Mental health counseling Global perspectives: teaching, curriculum, and learning environments
Master of Arts (MA) School counseling Jesuit education in a global world
Master of Arts (MA) Applied developmental and educational psychology Curriculum and instruction
Master of Education (Ed M) Early childhood education
Master of Education (Ed M) Elementary education
Master of Education (Ed M) Secondary education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Measurement, evaluation, statistics, and assessment
Master of Education (Ed M) Educational research methodology
Master of Arts (MA) Learning engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Higher education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 270
Doctoral Degrees 29

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,595
Applied
411
Enrolled

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st July 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships
Tuition waivers for student who do not receive fellowships or assistantships

Student Body

789
Total Graduate Students
14%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.76%
Black or African American 6.84%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.13%
Asian 6.08%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3.04%
Unknown 5.7%

Gender

Male (24%)
Female (75%)

Faculty

143
Total faculty
Full-time - 70
Part-time - 73
Male (49)
Female (94)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Formative education, whole person education, education policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA  2467
United States
Contact Dr. Stanton E.F. Wortham
Dean
Phone: 617-5524214

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