Applicants must have at least a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, hold RD credentials, or be RD-eligible.

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. For information, including access to the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development Graduate Bulletin, a and application materials, please visit the Graduate Admissions website.  For specific questions on admissions, please call the Graduate Admissions Office at 212-998-5030.

The Bulletin contains detailed information for students about tuition and living costs, non-matriculated status, and financial aid.  Applicants who have non-US undergraduate credentials must present a course-by-course evaluation of their international credentials along with their completed application.  A number of agencies can provide this service.  Please visit:

The deadlines for admission to the MS program are October 1 for the spring semester and February 1 for the fall semester.