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Graduate Studies in Education

Want to begin your career as a teacher or advance your career as an educator? Put yourself on the path to success at Furman.

Our Graduate Studies in Education programs are designed for passionate educators who want to improve the quality of education in their communities and have a profound impact on the lives of their students.

Celebrating the Education Department’s centennial and marking the 20th anniversary of the residency program – first in South Carolina – Furman’s teacher preparation program is nationally recognized.  Our graduates become teacher leaders who improve student learning and help shape the culture of their schools.  Their retention rates far exceed the state and national averages.


Please click Contact Us below if you are interested in starting an MAT, MAEd, or EdS program!

Program Overview

​​Earn your master's degree, an educational specialist's degree, or certification in a specialized area.

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How to Apply

Take the next step in your career and become a leader in the education arena.


Costs & Financial Aid

Estimate your potential costs and learn how to apply for financial aid.

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Student Resources

View our academic calendar, course registration, descriptions, and schedules.

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Meet Our Faculty

When you come to Furman, you’ll learn from some of the leading professors and practitioners in the education field.

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Community & Partnerships

​​Discover how Furman is making a difference at every education level.

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