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.

Upcoming Job Fairs for Educators

Attention GSE Students! Take advantage of these upcoming recruiting opportunities: Fairfax County Public Schools is hosting an Educator Job Fair on Saturday, February 3, 2018. More information may be found here. Roanoke City Public School is hosting an Instructional Job Fair on February 17, 2018. Details are in the flyer below.

Dr. Get-Your-Life-Together says “Make 2018 the Year of You"

2018 could be the year you step out of your comfort zone and soar personally and professionally to places unimagined and unexplored if you are willing to make this "The Year of YOU."

Semester Rewind

The fall 2017 semester has come to a close. Before we move on to what’s next, however, it is important that we take a moment to reflect and commemorate the activities and achievements of fall 2017.

A Fond Farewell to Sara Montiel


In January, SAA's Sara Montiel will be joining the School of Integrative Studies as their new Assistant Director of Student Services. The CEHD Office of Student Affairs (SAA) wanted to pause and highlight Sara’s contributions to the College before we bid her farewell. 

CEHD Academic Achievement Medal Awarded to Winter PhD Graduates

Winter 2017 PhD Graduates were honored with the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) Academic Achievement Medal presented by Dean Mark Ginsberg at the PhD Colloquium on Friday, December 8. 

Shernelle Rey: Patriot on a Voyage!

College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) students are always making #MoneyMoves to prepare for life after college. Shernelle Moneé Rey, a Tourism and Events Management senior, is no different. Native to the US Virgin Islands, Shernelle has been selected to participate in Marriott’s Voyage Global Leadership Development Post Graduate Program (Voyage).

CEHD Scholarship Recipients Named

One of the most enjoyable tasks the Office of Student and Academic Affairs performs each year is facilitating a number of scholarship programs that are funded by, or in the memory of, alumni of the College of Education and Human Development and philanthropists committed to student success. While our outstanding student recipients receive funds to help defray the cost of attending Mason, the faculty…

The 2300 Weekly Digest, Week of December 3, 2017

As the fall semester winds down, we bring you the last weekly digests until the new year.  Click your edition for this weeks student news and events andgood luck on finals!


Job Opportunity - Special Needs Instructors

The Ivymount School has immediate January 2018 openings for upcoming graduates to fill full-time Assistant Teacher and ABA Instructor positions.  Please click the flyer below for more information.

Dr. Get-Your-Life-Together says, "Conjure up some courage!"

A few weekends ago I was privileged to witness 30 master’s and doctoral students, currently pursuing degrees in various CEHD programs, publicly commit to achieving short-term writing goals at the CEHD Writer’s Retreat. This was the second time the CEHD Office of Student and Academic Affairs (SAA) hosted a Writer’s Retreat for our graduate students. During this 8-hour retreat, attendees participated…