Cornell University Education Department

Education School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Dr. Mark A. Constas
Application deadline January 15
Application fee $80

Cornell University Education Department

TOEFL

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test

Post-baccalaureate certificate programs

Applications N/A
Acceptance rate N/A
Enrollment N/A
Test requirements N/A

Master’s programs

Applications 60
Acceptance rate 45.0%
Enrollment 28 full-time
5 part-time
Test requirements GRE scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education Specialist programs

Applications N/A
Acceptance rate N/A
Enrollment N/A
Test requirements N/A

Ph.D./Ed.D. programs

Applications 19
Acceptance rate 0.0%
Enrollment 24 full-time
5 part-time
Test requirements GRE scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education School Academics

Degree and Program Offerings

Degree programs offered bachelor’s, master’s, Ph.D.
(8)
Categories of study offered to master’s students teaching track, research/policy track, other
Categories of study offered to education specialist students N/A
Any programs in education offered off campus No
Any programs in education offered through distance education No

Program Specialization

100.0 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

curriculum and instruction 8%
educational evaluation, research, and statistics 2%
education policy 16%
educational psychology 10%
secondary teacher education 34%
other 31%

Graduates (2010)

Certificate program graduates 0
Master’s program graduates 20
Education specialist program graduates 0
Doctoral program graduates 3

Faculty Resources

Full-time faculty 11
Part-time faculty 0
Full-time faculty with doctoral degrees 100%
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty who received awards or were editors of educational journals during 2009 and 2010 0.0%

Research Expenditures (2009-2010)

Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $1.2
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty engaged in externally funded research 33.3%

Education School Ranking

Education Ranking Scores

Score 61
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.6
Superintendent assessment score (out of 5) 4.5
Average GRE verbal score, entering doctoral students 514 – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score, entering doctoral students 617 – High
Doctoral programs acceptance rate 0.0% – Low
Ratio of doctoral degrees granted to full-time faculty 0.2:1 – Low
Student-faculty ratio 2.3:1 – Medium
Average amount of externally funded research expenditure per faculty member (in thousands) $98.6
Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $1.2

Education School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director N/A
Financial aid phone (607) 255-0441

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $20,800 per year
Required fees $76 per year
Room and board $16,062
Books and supplies $1,166
Miscellaneous expenses $6,197

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 2
Teaching assistants 12
Research assistants 4
Other appointments 0
Students receiving grants and/or scholarships 6