Duquesne University School of Education

Education School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Michael Dolinger
Application deadline rolling
Application fee $50

Duquesne University School of Education

TOEFL

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
80 internet-based test

Post-baccalaureate certificate programs

Applications 83
Acceptance rate 22.9%
Enrollment 37 full-time
5 part-time
Test requirements Either GRE or MAT scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Master’s programs

Applications 617
Acceptance rate 35.3%
Enrollment 427 full-time
88 part-time
Test requirements Either GRE or MAT 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 64
Acceptance rate 15.6%
Enrollment 176 full-time
3 part-time
Test requirements Either GRE or MAT scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education School Academics

Degree and Program Offerings

Degree programs offered bachelor’s, post-baccalaureate certificate, master’s, Ph.D., Ed.D.
(10)
Categories of study offered to master’s students teaching track, counseling/psychology track, administration track, research/policy track, other
Categories of study offered to education specialist students N/A
Any programs in education offered off campus Yes
Any programs in education offered through distance education Yes

Program Specialization

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

education administration and supervision 8%
student counseling and personnel services 28%
curriculum and instruction 0%
educational technology 10%
educational psychology 13%
elementary teacher education 9%
secondary teacher education 9%
special education 6%
other 18%

Graduates (2010)

Certificate program graduates 9
Master’s program graduates 155
Education specialist program graduates N/A
Doctoral program graduates 7

Faculty Resources

Full-time faculty 55
Part-time faculty 35
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 54.5%

Research Expenditures (2009-2010)

Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $0.3
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty engaged in externally funded research 20.4%

Education School Ranking

Education Ranking Scores

Score 45
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.8
Superintendent assessment score (out of 5) 3.8
Average GRE verbal score, entering doctoral students 497 – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score, entering doctoral students 581 – Medium
Doctoral programs acceptance rate 15.6% – Low
Ratio of doctoral degrees granted to full-time faculty 0.1:1 – Low
Student-faculty ratio 3.2:1 – Medium
Average amount of externally funded research expenditure per faculty member (in thousands) $6.4
Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $0.3

Education School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Rich Esposito
Financial aid phone (412) 396-6607

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $968 per credit
Part-time: $968 per credit
Required fees $968 per credit
Room and board $9,476
Books and supplies $1,000
Miscellaneous expenses $3,316

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships N/A
Teaching assistants N/A
Research assistants 1
Other appointments 23
Students receiving grants and/or scholarships 24