174
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Vanderbilt University / Department of Teaching and Learning is located in Nashville, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Education (M Ed) Reading education
Master of Education (M Ed) Secondary education
Master of Education (M Ed) Elementary education
Master of Education (M Ed) English language learners
Master of Education (M Ed) Learning, diversity, and urban studies
Master of Education (M Ed) Learning and design

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 87

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

510
Applied
354
Accepted
113
Enrolled
69%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st December 31st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

174
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
79%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.3%
Black or African American 10.34%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.57%
Asian 3.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.15%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (23%)
Female (76%)

Faculty

71
Total faculty
Full-time (43)
Part-time (28)
Male (14)
Female (57)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Children's learning and development in core conceptual domains (STEM, English language arts, social studies); classroom discourse structures that teachers can learn and use to support students' learning and development K-6; intervention and design-based research on educational improvement at classroom, school, and district levels; design-based and learning sciences research on relations between learning in schools and other settings
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Nashville, TN  37240-1001
United States
Contact Dr. Deborah Rowe
Chair
Email: deborah.w.rowe@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: 615-322-8100
Fax: 615-322-8999