M.S.Ed in History and Philosophy of Education

History, Philosophy, and Comparative Education

M.S.Ed. in History and Philosophy of Education

Understand how yesterday’s policies shape today’s classrooms.

In this program you’ll have the opportunity for growth in fundamental abilities that contribute clarity of direction and purpose to the professional tasks of educators.

Inquire into the historical roots of educational policies and problems and explore the relationship between educational philosophies and the practices and policies of educational and other social institutions.

This 36 credit-hour master's degree is often a step toward the doctorate.

  • Application Deadline
    FallMar 1Mar 1
    SpringNov 1Sep 1
    SummerMar 1Mar 1
  • Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    • Completed online application that includes:
      • Transcripts
      • Personal Statement
      • 2 Letters of Recommendation
      • GRE Scores:
        • Required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • Resume:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • TOEFL score from last two years*

      *International students only

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