Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions Fairfield University

Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions Fairfield University

Fairfield, CT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
450
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
56%
acceptance rate
6 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Reading And Language Development Sixth Year Certificate
    • Teaching Certificate
    • School-Based Marriage And Family Therapy Advanced Training Certificate (ATC) [Marriage and Family Therapy ]
    • Substance Abuse Counseling Advanced Training Certificate (ATC) [Addictions/Substance Abuse Counseling]
    • Applied Behavior Analysis Advanced Training Certificate (ATC) [Applied Behavior Analysis]
    • Integration Of Spirituality And Religion In Counseling Advanced Training Certificate (ATC) [Pastoral Ministry and Counseling ]
    • Elementary Education Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [Elementary Education ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Elementary Education ]
    • School Psychology Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [School Psychology ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [School Psychology ]
    • TESOL, World Languages, And Bilingual Education Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [English as a Second Language ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [English as a Second Language ]
    • School Counseling Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [Counselor Education ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Counselor Education ]
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [Clinical Psychology ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Clinical Psychology ]
    • Special Education Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [Special Education ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Special Education ]
    • Teaching And Foundations Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) [Foundations and Philosophy of Education ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Foundations and Philosophy of Education ]
    • Applied Psychology Master of Arts (MA) [Applied Psychology]
    • Family Studies Master of Arts (MA) [Child and Family Studies ]
    • Secondary Education Master of Arts (MA) [Secondary Education ]
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Master of Arts (MA) [Marriage and Family Therapy ]
    • Educational Technology Master of Arts (MA) [Educational Media/Instructional Technology]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 136
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 28
    • * 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 Comp Exam Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

56% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 370
    • Accepted 209
    • Acceptance Rate 56
    • Enrolled 125
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, 2 recommendations, resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based; 84 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 7.5)

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, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students450
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students450
    • Part-time Percentage56%
    • Full-time Percentage44%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian79%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty62
    • Full-time Percentage37%
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchReading and literacy, writing, social justice and inequality in education, addictions and mental health issues, therapeutic relationships and clinical supervision
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions

Fairfield University

1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
United States

Dr. Robert Hannafin

Dean

Phone: 203-254-4250
Fax: 203-254-4241
Email: rhannafin@fairfield.edu

Marianne Gumpper

Director of Graduate Admission

Phone: 203-254-4184
Fax: 203-254-4073
Email: gradadmis@fairfield.edu


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