College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.

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School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

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Center for the Advancement of Public Health

The Center for the Advancement of Public Health (CAPH) assists organizations and individuals as they promote health and safety. Established in 1986, GMU’s CAPH offers a range of resources and services designed to add value to local, state and national initiatives.

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Center for International Education

The Center for International Education (CIE) is committed to developing international partnerships, delivering high quality academic programs and building the capacity of domestic and international institutions to better serve children, family, community and educators.

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Center for Restructuring Education in Science and Technology

The Center for Restructuring Education in Science and Technology (CREST) provides leadership in education by developing partnerships with the education and business communities to conduct teacher professional development, research, and public service.

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Center for Social Equity through Science Education

Center for Social Equity through Science Education (C(SE)2) is a group of researchers, educators, and students who are dedicated to helping all people have a richer understanding of science through research and outreach.

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The Center for the Study of Sport and Leisure in Society

Producing competent athletic training graduates with a strong scientific foundational knowledge whom have the capability to practice as level II health care providers.

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Center for Digital Media Innovation and Diversity

the Center for Digital Media Innovation and Diversity (CDMID) was established in 2009 to be a resource for research, design, and dissemination of digital media for diverse populations.

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Center for Sport Management

Our mission at the Center for Sport Management (CSM)is to advance the study and practice of sport management in all of its dimensions.

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Sports Medicine Assessment Research Testing Laboratory

The Sports Medicine Assessment Research & Testing (S.M.A.R.T.) Laboratory strives to enhance the quality of life for all physically active individuals through the development and improvement of methods for the prevention, recognition, and treatment of injury and disease.

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Mathematics Education Center

The Mathematics Education Center conducts research, provides professional development, and designs instructional materials to support mathematics teaching and learning.

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Center for Education Policy and Evaluation

The mission of the Center for Education Policy and Evaluation is to enrich the education policy knowledge base and promote the discussion of national, international, regional, and state education policy alternatives.

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Center for Outreach in Mathematics Professional Learning and Educational Technology

The Center for Outreach in Mathematics Professional Learning & Educational Technology (COMPLETE) provides high-quality professional development for teachers.

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Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbilities

The Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human disAbilities (KIHd) develops and conducts comprehensive research, implements innovative teacher training programs, and develops state of the art technologies that improve the lives and productivity of individuals with disabilities.

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