The Graduate School of Education (GSE) is dedicated to the study and improvement of educational institutions, processes, and practitioners. Ranked first in New Jersey and third in the New York metropolitan region by U.S. News & World Report, the school offers instructional programs that prepare tomorrow’s teachers, counselors, specialists, researchers, and educational leaders, and is committed to attracting a diverse student body who will become effective and compassionate educators in an increasingly interconnected world. As a professional school within Rutgers, a premier public research university and New Jersey’s state university, the Graduate School of Education also administers numerous outreach programs and partnerships for the betterment of education at every level.
January 26, 2015
Weather Emergency - Level 4 Closure Extended
In response to adverse weather conditions, President Barchi has extended the Level 4 - Weather Emergency Closure for the university commencing Monday, January 26 at 4pm and ending Tuesday, January 27 at 5pm. All day and evening classes are cancelled for Tuesday, January 27. Classes will resume on Wednesday, January 28. During the Level 4 - Weather Emergency Closure:
1. Classes are cancelled.
2. Essential Service Employees are directed to remain at work or to report to work as scheduled during the period of this Level 4 Weather Emergency Closure, unless otherwise directed.
3. Non-Essential Employees shall not report for work during the period of a Level 4 Weather Emergency Closure. In addition, we recognize that weather conditions are different in different areas of the state. If employees desire to leave work today prior to 4pm, they must receive approval from their immediate supervisor and charge appropriate accrued and available leave time for any work time missed.
Please refer to the following adverse weather policies for more details related to weather status declarations and procedures:
* Legacy Rutgers Employees: Attendance During Adverse Weather Conditions
- Policy 60.3.16 (http://policies.rutgers.edu/
* Legacy UMDNJ Employees: Inclement Weather and Emergency Curtailment of Operations - Policy 60.9.58 (http://policies.rutgers.edu/
Visit the operating status page for more info.
Graduate School of Education
At a Glance
Students: 1,004 (full-time and part-time)
Faculty: 134 (full-time and part-time)
Office of the Dean: 10 Seminary Place, College Avenue Campus, New Brunswick
- Master of Education (Ed.M.)
- Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Education (Awarded through the Graduate School–New Brunswick)
- The school is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s best graduate schools of education.
- The Ed.M. degree is offered in more than 30 areas of concentration, while the Ed.D. degree is offered in six.
- The Graduate School of Education is host to cutting-edge research centers and institutes that address such issues as better learning environments, improved classroom and school organizational practices, and advancing early childhood education.
- The school’s South Africa Initiative is an interdisciplinary program for teachers and students in the United States and South Africa to exchange information through service learning, training, and distance technology.
- The school offers five-year teacher certification programs for Rutgers University–New Brunswick undergraduates that lead to a bachelor’s degree in the student’s chosen field and an Ed.M. degree.