School of Education Boston University

School of Education Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
785
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
24 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Education Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS)
      Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Education (Ed M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 276
    • Doctoral Degrees 19
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 13
    • * 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Comp Exam Required

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,039
    • Accepted 670
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 292
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 15th September 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT (for Ed M in counseling)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE General Test or MAT
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students785
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students785
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Full-time Percentage37%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races9%
    • Unknown or International Student12%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDeaf studies, social emotional learning, civic engagement and education, STEM education, pre-college educational pipelines
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,651,340

Location & Contact

School of Education

Boston University

2 Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Dr. Hardin Coleman

Dean

Phone: 617-353-3213

Ms. Katharine Nelson

Director of Graduate Student Services

Phone: 617-353-4237
Email: sedgrad@bu.edu


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