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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / School of Education is located in Chapel Hill, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Master of Education (M Ed)
Master of School Administration (MSA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 165
Doctoral Degrees 28

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

665
Applied
378
Accepted
235
Enrolled
57%

Applying

77
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 during last 2 years of undergraduate course work
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 during last 2 years of undergraduate course work

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

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 Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

566
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 17.67%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.88%
Asian 1.24%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.71%
Two or more races 0.35%
Unknown 6.54%

Gender

Male (23%)
Female (76%)

Faculty

84
Total faculty
Full-time - 50
Part-time - 34
Male (34)
Female (50)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Curriculum development; school success and intervention; professional development, recruitment and retention; service-learning; evaluation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
6,423,623

Location & Contact

Address Peabody Hall
CB# 3500
Chapel Hill, NC  27514-3500
United States
Contact Dr. Bill McDiarmid
Dean
Phone: 919-966-7000
Fax: 919-962-1533

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