City University Of New York, The Graduate Center

The Graduate Center

Urban Education


365 Fifth Avenue

New York City, NY 10016

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Urban Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Ph.D. Program in Urban Education aims to provide the research base needed to help solve the urgent problems of urban education. Its primary research focus is the study of urban education as an interdependent system of social institutions across many scales of organization: the family and neighborhood community; classrooms, schools and partner institutions; school districts and larger-scale political and economic institutions.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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