Best Education Colleges in Massachusetts

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Massachusetts that offer Education degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 30 Education schools located within Massachusetts. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Education Colleges in Massachusetts for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 4 Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 398 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 321 Master's degrees, 65 Doctoral degrees, and 12 Certificates degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
2 Lesley University Cambridge, MA

Lesley University offers 4 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 83 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 63 Master's degrees, 19 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Bachelor's degree.

Based on 8 Reviews
3 University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA

University of Massachusetts-Amherst offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 236 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 194 Master's degrees, 27 Doctoral degrees, and 15 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 72 Reviews
4 Tufts University Medford, MA

Tufts University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
5 Northeastern University Boston, MA

Northeastern University offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 48 Reviews
6 Brandeis University Waltham, MA

Brandeis University offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 19 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 19 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
7 Bay Path University Longmeadow, MA

Bay Path University offers 4 Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 126 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 105 Master's degrees, 12 Certificates degrees, and 9 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 104 Reviews
9 Simmons College Boston, MA

Simmons College offers 6 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 21 Master's degrees, 2 Doctoral degrees, 1 Certificates degree.

Based on 4 Reviews
10 Northeastern University Global Network Boston, MA

Northeastern University Global Network offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 295 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 161 Master's degrees, 134 Doctoral degrees.

List of all Education Colleges in Massachusetts

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Lesley University Lesley University Cambridge, MA
5/5
17 : 1 5,067
University of Massachusetts-Amherst University of Massachusetts-Amherst Amherst, MA
3/5
21 : 1 29,269
Tufts University Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
11 : 1 11,137
Northeastern University Northeastern University Boston, MA
5/5
15 : 1 19,940
Brandeis University Brandeis University Waltham, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,752
Bay Path University Bay Path University Longmeadow, MA
5/5
20 : 1 3,107
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
Simmons College Simmons College Boston, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,662
University Logo Northeastern University Global Network Boston, MA 25 : 1 10,479
Smith College Smith College Northampton, MA
5/5
9 : 1 2,874
Springfield College Springfield College Springfield, MA
5/5
13 : 1 3,241
Worcester State University Worcester State University Worcester, MA
3/5
24 : 1 6,306
Fitchburg State University Fitchburg State University Fitchburg, MA
3/5
26 : 1 6,598
Suffolk University Suffolk University Boston, MA
5/5
18 : 1 7,922
Clark University Clark University Worcester, MA
5/5
14 : 1 3,485
Stonehill College Stonehill College Easton, MA
5/5
13 : 1 2,400
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts North Adams, MA
3/5
15 : 1 1,641
American International College American International College Springfield, MA
5/5
19 : 1 3,539
Merrimack College Merrimack College North Andover, MA
5/5
16 : 1 3,620
Salem State University Salem State University Salem, MA
3/5
19 : 1 9,215
Curry College Curry College Milton, MA
5/5
16 : 1 2,950
Wheelock College Wheelock College Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 1,169
University of Massachusetts-Boston University of Massachusetts-Boston Boston, MA
3/5
20 : 1 17,030
Cambridge College Cambridge College Cambridge, MA
3/5
25 : 1 2,800

Find Local Colleges with Education Majors in Massachusetts

Massachusetts

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  • Program Descriptions
    • M.S. in Instructional Technology
    • B.A. in History
    • B.A. in History with an Emphasis in Public History
    • B.S. in Elementary Education: English
    • B.S. in Elementary Education: Math (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • B.S. in Elementary Education: Science (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • Bachelor of Arts in English for Secondary Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with an Emphasis in English as a Second Language
    • Bachelor of Science in Math for Secondary Education
    • Ed. D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Special Education
    • Ed. S. in K-12 Leadership
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership in with an Emphasis in K-12 Leadership
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Behavioral Health
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Higher Education Leadership
    • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Organizational Development
    • M.A. in Reading with an Emphasis in Elementary Education
    • M.A. in Reading with an Emphasis in Secondary Education
    • M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction: Technology (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Educational Administration (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Educational Leadership (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Elementary Education (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Elementary Education (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Secondary Education (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Secondary Education (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Special Education: Cross-Categorical (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Special Education: Cross-Categorical (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
    • M.Ed. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (No licensure)
    • Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction
    • Master of Arts in Gifted Education
    • Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Elementary Education Teacher Preparation (FL)
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Secondary Education Teacher Preparation (FL)

Additional Education Degree Facts for Massachusetts Schools

Massachusetts Schools offering online Education degrees

Online Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 194 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
University of Massachusetts-Amherst 0 0 0 194 0
Northeastern University Global Network 0 0 0 161 0
Wheelock College 0 0 0 17 0
How many Massachusetts schools offer online Education degrees?
  • 3 Master's

What Education degree programs were earned in Massachusetts?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 2 Colleges 28 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 14 Colleges 146 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 13 Colleges 38 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 9 Colleges 265 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 21 Colleges 1,091 Graduates
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