Back to Results
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

School of Education

North Dartmouth, MA

Interested?

Interested in School of Education? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Contact School
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Overview

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth / School of Education is located in North Dartmouth, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) STEM education and teacher development English as a second language
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) STEM education and teacher development Middle school education
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) STEM education and teacher development Secondary school education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) STEM education and teacher development Mathematics education
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Educational leadership Educational leadership and policy studies
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational leadership Educational leadership and policy studies

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 45
Doctoral Degrees 11

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

76
Applied
69
Accepted
51
Enrolled
91%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 2 letters of recommendation, official transcripts; copy of Massachusetts Initial License (for professional licensure program)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 3 letters of recommendation, official transcripts; minimum 10-page scholarly writing sample (for educational leadership program)
Additional Entrance Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 2 letters of recommendation, official transcripts

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 533
TOEFL IBT score: 72
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

157
Total Graduate Students
76%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
23%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.37%
Black or African American 3.18%
White or Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.64%
Asian 1.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.1%
Unknown 1.91%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 12
Male (11)
Female (14)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Sociology of education, urban education, curriculum theory, mindfulness in education, literacies, assessment of teacher knowledge
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,736,000

Location & Contact

Address 285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA  02747-2300
United States
Contact Amy Shapiro
Interim Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Email: ashapiro@umassd.edu
Phone: 508-910-9101
Fax: 508-999-9125