Educational Studies

The interdisciplinary-focused educational studies program is offered by the Department of Education.

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Medford, MA 02155
(617) 627-3395

M.A. in Educational Studies

This M.A. in Education is a flexible degree to support students who are interested in advancing their expertise in a program of study that they design with an advisor. 

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Application Deadline

Fall: January 2
Spring: October 15

Application Requirements:

> Application fee
> Resume/CV
> Personal statement
> Official GRE required
> Official TOEFL or IELTS, if applicable
> Transcripts
> Three letters of recommendation

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For questions about this program, including scholarships and assistantships, please contact the graduate program director, TBD

Department of Education
12 Upper Campus Road, Paige Hall
Medford, Massachusetts 02155

Telephone: (617) 627-3244