Admissions & Financial Aid
2012-2013 Incoming Class Profile
Ed.D. Students: 24
Ed.L.D. Students: 25
Ed.M. Students: 644
Rate of Study:
42 states, D.C., and 30 countries
16% of student body
Students of Color:
28% of student body
Years of Work:
Test Scores for Admitted Students
General Record Test (GRE)
Verbal Average: 91.5 (percentile)
Verbal Average: 83.1 (percentile)
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
HGSE seeks applicants with scores of 104 or higher on the Internet-based TOEFL, with individual section scores (e.g., reading, writing, listening, and speaking) of at least 26. On the Paper-based TOEFL, HGSE seeks applicants with scores of 613 or higher, with individual section scores of at least 60 in reading, 63 in writing, 60 in listening, and 5.0 on the TWE (Test of Written English).
Individuals with scores below these levels will likely be required to enroll in an English language course at Harvard (late June – early August) as a condition of their offer of admission.
Internet-based test average score: 113
All class profile numbers are accurate as of September 13, 2012.