128
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth / Department of STEM Education and Teacher Development is located in North Dartmouth, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Secondary school education
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Middle school education
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) English as a second language
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mathematics education

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 41
Doctoral Degrees 2

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

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

60
Applied
55
Accepted
51
Enrolled
92%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline January 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, 2 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, official transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 533
TOEFL IBT score: 72
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

128
Total Graduate Students
79%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.69%
Black or African American 1.56%
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.69%
Unknown 2.34%

Gender

Male (41%)
Female (58%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time (9)
Part-time (11)
Male (7)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Mindfulness in education, literacies, assessment of teacher knowledge, curriculum tools for supporting mathematics learning
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,637,000

Location & Contact

Address 285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA  02747-2300
United States
Contact Traci Almeida
Coordinator of Graduate Admissions and Licensure
Email: talmeida@umassd.edu
Phone: 508-999-8098
Fax: 508-910-8183