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Education (Master of Arts)

Application Deadlines

Click here for the admission and fellowship deadlines for this program.

Degrees Offered

  • M.A. Plan II

Designated Emphases

Admission Requirements

  • School application
  • GRE scores
  • Three letters of recommendation

Degree Requirements

Students follow the degree requirements reflecting the year s/he was admitted or the most recent version below.

The one-year MA in Education, with a concentration in Education Policy, provides students with the unique opportunity to: (1) build their capacity to understand and use policy analytic frameworks, methods, and tools to critically analyze and develop solutions to educational problems; and (2) deepen their substantive knowledge of issues in education that have policy-relevance.

This is a departmentally-based Graduate Program.

For more information, visit the Education (Master of Arts) website.


Program Chair
Paul Heckman School of Education (530) 752-8309
Academic Advisers
Kevin Gee
(Adviser: Admissions and Primary Contact)
Education (Master of Arts) 9/1/13 - 8/31/15 (530) 752-9334
Cassandra Hart
(Adviser: General)
Education (Master of Arts) 9/1/13 - 8/31/15 (530) 752-5387
Graduate Program Staff Coordinator
Mary Reid Education (530) 752-7259
Student Affairs Officer (SAO) in the Office of Graduate Studies
Shelly Archer Graduate Studies (530) 754-5886