School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences Kent State University

School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
579
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
11 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Instructional Technology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [educational psychology]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [computer technology]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [general instructional technology]
    • Special Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [special education]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [deaf education]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [early childhood education]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [educational interpreter K-12]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [general special education]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [gifted education]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [mild/moderate intervention]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [moderate/intensive intervention]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [transition to work]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [special education]
    • Counseling And Human Development Services Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Counselor Education ]
    • School Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [School Psychology ]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [School Psychology ]
    • Human Development And Family Studies Master of Arts (MA) [Child and Family Studies ]
    • Educational Psychology Master of Arts (MA) [Educational Psychology ]
      Master of Education (M Ed) [Educational Psychology ]
    • School Counseling Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Education (M Ed) [Counseling Psychology ]
    • Rehabilitation Counseling Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Counseling Specialist in Education (Ed S) [Counselor Education ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 162
    • Doctoral Degrees 21
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 14
    • * 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 461
    • Accepted 160
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported 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
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE General Test
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, 16 administrative assistantships (averaging $9,594 per year)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students579
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students579
    • Part-time Percentage41%
    • Full-time Percentage59%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty151
    • Full-time Percentage47%
    • Part-time Percentage53%
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%

Location & Contact

School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences

Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Mary Dellmann-Jenkins

Director

Phone: 330-672-6958
Email: mdellman@kent.edu

Nancy Miller

Academic Program Director, Office of Graduate Student Services

Phone: 330-672-2576
Fax: 330-672-9162
Email: ogs@kent.edu


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