2020-2021 Graduate Academic Catalog

CAGS in Educational Studies 36 credits

This program is designed to serve the needs of educators who seek to move their theoretical and professional knowledge to an advanced level, specifically those students who have matriculated in a Lesley University PhD in Educational Studies program but have not completed the requirements for the PhD specialization.

Matriculated students may apply credits earned during their PhD enrollment toward fulfillment of CAGS requirements.

Program Requirement: Eligibility is restricted to Lesley PhD in Educational Studies students who decide not to complete their doctoral work.

Program of Study

Courses may have prerequisites for registration; please check course descriptions before registering.

Required Courses (6 credits):

EAGSR 7101Quantitative Research Methods I: Statistics for Research


EAGSR 7103Qualitative Research Methods I


Elective Courses (30 credits):

Ten 3-credit advanced graduate courses, selected in consultation with the advisor, may be chosen from EAGSR courses or other 7000-level or 8000-level courses. Elective course choices are subject to approval by the program chair.