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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David Hammer
Professor and Chair
Ph.D. , University of California
Physics education; Director of the Institute for Research on Learning and Instruction
Susan Barahal
M.Phil. , Boston University
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Linda Beardsley
Senior Lecturer
M.Ed. , Tufts University
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Bárbara M. Brizuela
Professor and Dean of Academic Affairs
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Steven Cohen
Senior Lecturer
Ph.D. , Brandeis University
High school history
Julia Gouvea
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. , University of California, Davis
Biology education
Brian Gravel
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. , Tufts University
Director of Elementary Education
Andrew Izsak
Andrew Izsak
Ph.D. , U.C. Berkeley
Director of STEM Education
Steven Luz-Alterman
Senior Lecturer
Ph.D. , Adelphi University
Co-Director, School Psychology Program
Silas Pinto
Senior Lecturer
Ph.D. , University of Rhode Island
Co-Director of the School Psychology Program
Shameka Powell
Assistant Professor
Ph.D. , University of Wisconsin-Madison
Educational Studies
Ryan Redmond
M.A.T. , Tufts University
Supervisor of Placements and Professional Development
Cynthia Robinson
Senior Lecturer
M.S. , Bank Street College of Education
Director of Museum Studies
Laura Rogers
Senior Lecturer
Ed.D. , Harvard University
Interim Director of Middle and Secondary Teacher Education
Erin Seaton
Ed.D. , Harvard Graduate School of Education
School Psychology

Application Deadline

Fall: January 2

Application Requirements:

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

For more information, visit the Department of Education.

For questions about this program, including scholarships and assistantships, please contact Professor and Chair David Hammer

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

Telephone: (617) 627-3244