On behalf of the faculty and staff of the School of Educational Studies, welcome to the Master of Education Program at the University of Washington Bothell . Our graduate program is designed to provide the academic foundations and credentials you will need to advance in your career, take on leadership roles within the profession, and make significant contributions to children, youth, families, and communities. School faculty members have outstanding expertise, a commitment to instruction excellence, and a dedication to meeting students’ academic and professional aspirations. Our enduring commitment is to support your academic growth and professional development as you complete your degree.

This online handbook has been designed to serve as a reference guide to program requirements, procedures, and resources. It describes the courses and completion dossier leading to the Master of Education degree. A UW Bothell Time Schedule of course offerings for the autumn, winter, spring, and summer quarters is available prior to each registration period.

We encourage you to take advantage of the many educational and professional development opportunities offered by the School of Educational Studies. Here at UW Bothell you can attend focused summer institutes, take courses designed to enhance your professional development, and choose to pursue a variety of Pathways within your graduate program. These options provide individualized opportunities to explore the many possibilities for personal growth and professional advancement that UW Bothell offers.

We wish you every success as you pursue your academic and professional goals at the University of Washington Bothell.