Harvard Graduate School of Education Harvard University

Harvard Graduate School of Education Harvard University

Cambridge, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
966
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
35%
acceptance rate
3 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Education Doctor of Education Leadership (Ed L D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Education (Ed M)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 635
    • Doctoral Degrees 66
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required for some and capstone project or thesis (for Ed.L.D.)
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,723
    • Accepted 969
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 717
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, and resume, official transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test or GMAT (for Ed.L.D. only), statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, resume, and official transcripts, 2 short essay questions (for Ed.L.D. only)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 613 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required, 5 TWE 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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students966
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students966
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian51%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student20%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty160
    • Full-time Percentage42%
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLearning and development, educational leadership and organizations, education policy analysis
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$32,623,943

Location & Contact

Harvard Graduate School of Education

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Mr. James Ryan

Dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education

Phone: 617-495-3401

Julie Deland

Director of Admissions

Phone: 617-495-3414
Fax: 617-496-3577
Email: gseadmissions@harvard.edu


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