Details at a Glance
The college is a nationally recognized leader in educator preparation, special education, counseling, and school leadership, and is home to 11 centers engaged in groundbreaking research.
Our Graduate School of Education — the largest and most comprehensive in Virginia — is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.
Our School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism offers some of the university’s most hands-on graduate programs in dynamic and career-ready studies in athletic training, exercise, fitness, and health promotion, and sport and recreation studies.
We offer programs in areas such as:
We know that picking a graduate program may be daunting and we are here to help. Schedule an in-person, phone, or Skype appointment with us in the CEHD Office of Admissions to discuss your goals and what options we have.
A complete listing of our deadlines may be found on our website.
Clubs & Associations
CEHD offers several student organizations for its students, including:
- Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Honor Society-Gamma Mu Upsilon Chapter
- Mason Athletic Training Society
- PhD in Education Student Organization
Access our Student Success Resources page to learn more.