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Sacred Heart University

Isabelle Farrington College of Education

Fairfield, CT

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Sacred Heart University

Overview

Sacred Heart University / Isabelle Farrington College of Education is located in Fairfield, CT.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Professional Certificate)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Master of Education (M Ed)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 183
Other Advanced Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam PRAXIS
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

261
Applied
254
Accepted
222
Enrolled
97%

Applying

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam PRAXIS
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.67
Additional Entrance Requirements CT teacher certification

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

720
Total Graduate Students
69%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
30%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.5%
Black or African American 4.58%
White or Caucasian 77%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 1.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.25%
Unknown 7.36%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

51
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 29
Male (26)
Female (25)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Reading education, learning theory, teacher preparation, education of underachievers
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT  06825
United States
Contact Dr. Michael Alfano
Dean
Email: alfanom3@sacredheart.edu
Phone: 203-365-7621
Fax: 203-365-7513