Department of Human Development College of Education University of Maryland, College Park

Department of Human Development College of Education University of Maryland, College Park

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Early Childhood/Elementary Education (M!Ed, MA, Ed!D, Phd); Human Development (M!Ed, MA, Ed!D, Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis Optional; For Doctorate, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation, Essay, Exam, Research Paper.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time And Evening/Weekend Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE General Test, Minimum GPA Of 3.0, 3 Letters Of Recommendation; For Doctorate, GRE General Test Or MAT, Minimum Undergraduate GPA Of 3.0, Graduate 3.5; 3 Letters Of Recommendation. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 3/15 For Domestic Students, 12/15 For International Students; For Spring Admission, 10/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 6/1 For International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
108 Applicants, 22% Accepted, 21 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
58 Full-Time (52 Women), 23 Part-Time (20 Women); Includes 21 Minority (7 African Americans, 7 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 7 Hispanic Americans), 7 International.


50 Full-Time (43 Women), 18 Part-Time/Adjunct (16 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2011&Ndash;12, 5 Fellowships With Full And Partial Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $16,476 Per Year), 38 Teaching Assistantships (Averaging $17,258 Per Year) Were Awarded; Federal Work-Study And Scholarships/Grants Also Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Kathryn Wentzel
Interim Chair
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: 301-405-1659
Fax: 301-405-2891

Contact Info
Dr. Charles A. Caramello
Dean of Graduate School
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305

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