Online Degree Programs
Located in the heart of New York City, Fordham University Graduate School of Education (GSE) is ranked in the top 10 percent of education schools and is known for preparing educators to promote success for all learners. Our online graduate programs are grounded in the University’s Jesuit tradition, fostering academic excellence, compassion, and holistic understanding of the individual.
Our Graduate Programs
Master of Science in Teaching
The online Master of Science in Teaching (M.S.T.) program offers versatile program tracks for aspiring teachers of children ranging from birth through grade 6. By focusing on the emotional and academic growth of the whole child, our program blends theory and practice to prepare educators who can address the challenges of 21st-century learners. There are five M.S.T. program tracks, so you can choose the path that best meets your career goals:
- M.S.T. in Childhood Education
- M.S.T. in Childhood Special Education
- M.S.T. in Early Childhood Education
- M.S.T. in Early Childhood and Childhood Education
- M.S.T. in Early Childhood Special Education
M.S.T. Application Deadline
Our M.S.T. program starts two times throughout the year in the summer and fall semesters. To begin classes this summer, submit your application by the April 15, 2023 final application deadline.
Doctor of Education
The online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership, Administration and Policy prepares social-justice-minded educators for transformative leadership roles in K–12 schools, districts, and communities. Students in the Ed.D. program gain the leadership skills needed to design solutions that benefit the education outcomes of children from many backgrounds—specifically those in marginalized or underserved communities. This program is great for:
- Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent
- School and district leader
- Nonprofit leader
- Public policy leader
Ed.D. Application Deadlines
Our Ed.D. program starts in August each year. To begin classes in August 2023, submit your application by the April 15, 2023 final application deadline.