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Lesley University
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  • Graduate School
  • CAMBRIDGE, MA

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29 EVERETT ST
CAMBRIDGE, MA 02138
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From Lesley University

At Lesley, you can pursue teacher education, counseling, the arts, and mindfulness, among other fields. You’ll find more than 65 master’s degree, PhD, and certificate programs taught on campus in Cambridge, in a residency format, or at locations off campus. We have another 15+ online programs.

As you navigate your wide range of choices, feel free to reach out and ask us anything at all.

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Admissions

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Deadline for International Students
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Graduate Schools

Masters Programs

Doctoral Programs

Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts (MFA)

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Pursue an MFA that’s rigorous yet individually tailored for the 21st-century artist. The College of Art and Design’s MFA in Visual Arts—one of the oldest and most established residency-based MFAs in the country—will help you advance your art practice and develop the necessary skills for a career in the arts.

Learn How to Pay for Grad School

Learn How to Pay for Grad School

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
2,630
Part-Time Grad Students
1,961
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • White
    56.9%
  • Unknown
    27.4%
  • Hispanic
    4.4%
  • African American
    4.3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2.9%
  • Asian
    1.9%
  • Multiracial
    1.8%
  • Native American
    0.3%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.2%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Driven
    33%
  • Down-to-earth
    20%
  • Friendly
    7%
  • Intellectual
    20%
  • Progressive
    20%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 15 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    13%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    20%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    67%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
93%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 15 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 15 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 14 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 15 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    13%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    40%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    27%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    13%
  • More than $100,000
    7%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 15 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    13%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    13%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    13%
  • Did not graduate yet
    60%
60%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 15 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$146,637
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,652
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$1,398,615
National
$281,900

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