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Thank you for your interest in Stanford’s Graduate School of Education (GSE). One of the country’s top education schools, the GSE is a world leader in ground-breaking, cross-disciplinary research and analysis that shape the educational practice and policy.

The GSE seeks to develop the knowledge, wisdom and imagination of its students, enabling them to take leadership positions in efforts to improve the quality of education around the globe. As a GSE student, you will join a dynamic community of students, faculty and alumni passionate about advancing education at all levels and addressing the challenges facing education in the 21st century.

Applications for the 2016-2017 academic year are now closed.  Applications for the 2017-18 academic year will open mid September 2016.

Application Deadlines:  PhD - December 1, 2015 / MA - January 12, 2016
Decision letters will go out electronically to all applicants. Doctoral candidates can expect to hear back by mid February, followed by STEP candidates in late February. Non STEP MA candidates will hear back from the GSE in early March.

Recruitment Events

San Jose, CA
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Upcoming Webinars

There are no upcoming webinars scheduled. Please contact the GSE Admissions Office if you have any questions.