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Wheelock College of Education and Human Development

Boston, MA

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Overview

Boston University / Wheelock College of Education and Human Development is located in Boston, MA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS)
Master of Education (Ed M)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 286
Doctoral Degrees 26
Other Advanced Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MAT (for Ed M in counseling)
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Comp Exam Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,303
Applied
851
Accepted
346
Enrolled
65%

Applying

95
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE or MAT (for Ed M in counseling)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 84
IELTS: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

678
Total Graduate Students
65%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
34%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.29%
Black or African American 5.6%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.15%
Two or more races 2.95%
Unknown 10.77%

Gender

Male (24%)
Female (75%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Deaf studies, social emotional learning, civic engagement and education, STEM education, pre-college educational pipelines
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2 Silber Way
Boston, MA  02215
United States
Contact Dr. David J. Chard
Interim Dean
Phone: 617-353-3213