BS in Education & Human Development

Available pathways:

  • Child & Adolescent Mental Health
  • Deaf Studies & Deaf Education
  • Educational Design for Transformative Social Futures
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Youth Development & Justice


Additional Programs Degree Options Updates
Applied Human Development MinorEdM (specializations in Coaching, Physical Education, and Positive Youth Development), PhD, Certificate in Physical Education (Pre-K–8 or 5–12)
Bilingual Education/TESOL EdM (Pre-K–6 or 5–12; Licensure), EdM (College, Adult, International; Non-Licensure), CAGS (Developmental Studies), EdD (Developmental Studies), Graduate Certificate (ESL), Graduate Certificate (TESOL)
Child Life & Family-Centered Care MS
Counseling EdM, EdD (Counseling Psychology), PhD (Counseling Psychology)
Curriculum & Teaching EdM, CAGS, EdD (specializations in Coaching; Early Childhood Education; Educational Media & Technology; English Education; Mathematics Education; Physical Education, Health & Coaching; Science Education; Social Studies Education)
Deaf Studies Minor, EdM, CAGS, EdD (Language & Literacy Education)
Pre-Deaf Education Minor
Developmental Studies Overview
Human Development & Education EdD
Language & Literacy Education EdM, CAGSEdD, Graduate Certificate in Literacy Intervention
Reading Education EdM, CAGS
Early Childhood MA, EdM, CAGS, EdD (Curriculum & Teaching)
Education Minor
Education & Human Development BS
Educational Leadership & Policy Studies MAEdM, CAGSEdD, Graduate Certificate in Child & Youth Policy, Graduate Certificate in Community-Engaged Research and EvaluationGraduate Certificate in Creative Educational LeadershipGlobal Education Leadership Program updated EdM, updated EdD
Educational Media & Technology EdM, CAGS, EdD (Curriculum & Teaching), Graduate Certificate in Instructional Technology
Educational Studies PhD
Education for Equity & Democracy Graduate Certificate
Education for Equity & Social Justice new EdM
Elementary Education EdM (Initial License Grades 1–6), EdM (Initial License Grades 1–6 and Special Education), Graduate Certificate
English Education MAT, EdM, CAGS, EdD (Curriculum & Teaching), Graduate Certificate, Minor
Mathematics Education MinorMAT, EdM, CAGS, EdD (Curriculum & Teaching), Graduate Certificate (5–8 or 8–12)
Science Education Minor, MAT, EdM, CAGS, EdD (Curriculum & Teaching), Graduate Certificate in Biology Education, Graduate Certificate in Chemistry EducationGraduate Certificate in General Science Education, Graduate Certificate in Physics Education
Social Studies Education MAT, EdM, CAGS, EdD (Curriculum & Teaching), Graduate Certificate
Social Work & Education EdM/MSW, EdD/MSW
Special Education MinorEdM, CAGS, EdD, Graduate Certificate in Moderate Disabilities (Pre-K–8), Graduate Certificate in Moderate Disabilities (5–12), Graduate Certificate in Severe Disabilities, Minor in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Graduate Certificate in Autism and Emotional/Behavioral Disorders, Minor in Emotional and Behavioral Challenges in Schools
World Language Education MAT, EdM new graduate certificate


Effective fall 2022, undergraduate students interested in applying to Wheelock College will be admitted to its BS in Education & Human Development. Wheelock is no longer admitting students to the following programs. Continuing students will continue to complete the degree program that they entered.