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School of Education and Social Policy
315 Turnpike Street
North Andover, MA 01845
Master of Education in Community Engagement
The Master’s in Community Engagement is a 36-credit graduate program which focuses on citizen involvement and social justice, emphasizing service learning and community development. Students in the program are passionate about addressing pressing social issues and needs through community organizing and community partnerships. Students gain a broad understanding of civic engagement in the nonprofit sector, including trends, theoretical models, and best practices The program prepares students with fundamental skills needed in a number of career directions and a wide range of employment opportunities for outreach and partnership work in schools, colleges, and community organizations.
Areas of concentration: Higher Education, K-12 Education, Community . Classes are held on campus late afternoon and early evenings.
FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM: The application period is now open for Merrimack's prestigious Community Engagement Fellowship program that provides students with a tuition-free fellowship leading to an M.Ed. in one year. Students take classes at night and do an on-site residency during the day, gaining unparalleled field experience.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 36
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999