Research and ideas come to life when put into practice. With Washington DC at your doorstep, countless opportunities are presented to turn classroom conversations into meaningful change.

Choose to intern at the White House, advocate change on Capitol Hill, serve at an international development organization, or sharpen your skills working at a non-profit - you will have the chance to explore, engage, advocate, and transform the conversation. Whether you want to change one life at a time or the nation's course, GSEHD offers you a foundation to excel and succeed.

Master's Degrees

Doctoral Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

PhD in Education

Doctor of Education (EdD)

Specialist and Joint Degrees


Post-Master's Certificate

Graduate Certificate

Online Programs

GW is dedicated to providing inclusive and flexible access to higher education opportunities. The Graduate School of Education and Human Development offers a variety of online learning opportunities to help train the next generation of teachers and leaders.

Explore our current online programs >