History of Education is designed primarily for, but not limited to, students to specialize in the history of American education, and its complex and multicultural dimensions. The program offers a sequence of courses in the History of Education, including History of Western European Education, History of Asian American Education, Educational Movements in the Twentieth Century, Historical Foundations of American Educational Thought, and Methods and Techniques of Historical Research.

Who should apply

Educators at all levels who want to:

  • Study the rigorous methodological and theoretical training in historical research resulting in an understanding of the origins and development of American education within the context of American social and intellectual history
  • Pursue a position such as: educator or researcher
  • Gain a fuller understanding of policy, philosophical, and contemporary social issues

Programs Offered