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.


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.

Latest Job, Scholarship, and Volunteer Opportunities for CEHD Students

Career Fair:

Mason's Fall 2017 Career Fair is coming up on October 4 and 5.  This fair brings to campus over 200 local, regional and national employers who are looking to fill internships, co-ops, full-time jobs and part-time jobs. The fair is open to all students and alumni of George Mason University.  Full details…

The 2300, Week of September 17, 2017

The 2300 weekly digest has two editions this week: one for our grad students and one for our undergrads.  Click your edition below to read the latest student news and information from CEHD!

Job, Scholarship, and Volunteer Opportunities for CEHD Students

If you've been reading The 2300 weekly digest that drops into your Mason email every Sunday (and you should!), you know that we often post job, scholarship, and volunteer opportunites that might particularly interest our students.  This week we have quite a few and want to share them here in more detail.  Please note that…

Fall Semester Walk-in Advising Information

Dr. Get-Your-Life-Together says: "We Got Y'all!"

We are now in the third week of the fall 2017 semester, and if things weren’t already getting “real" for you before, they definitely should be now! Catch this. By now you should be settled with your fall class schedule. Know when the classes are held. Know where they are located. Know which (unassigned) seats are “yours”. Know what times the classes start. Know the instructors’ names.…

The 2300, Week of September 10, 2017

Click below to read this week's edition of the The 2300, your weekly e-news source from the Office of Student and Academic Affairs.

You're Invited: CEHD Block Party!


Block Party Flyer

CEHD Welcome2Mason Block Party is scheduled for Thursday, September 7 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm outside of Thompson Hall and the Finley Parking Lot. The Block Party is an opportunity for students to celebrate the…

Job Opportunity

The Jerome Buddie Ford Nature Center in Alexandria, Virginia is seeking several individuals or students who would be interested and a good fit for a seasonal, part-time position as a Recreation Leader/Naturalist.  Hired candidates will be responsible for delivering nature-based programming to children in their afterschool program.  The program has a very manageable adult to child ratio. 


CEHD Fall 2017 Scholarships Now Open!



The College of Education and Human Development is pleased to announce that we have several scholarships in varying amounts to award for fall 2017!  Visit…

Hit the Pause Button


A funny thing happened at yesterday’s CEHD Orientation. The Student and Academic Affairs staff plays a little icebreaker game with our students called “Where the Wind Blows” where they get up and swap chairs if they have done the activity…