Teachers College

Teachers College, Columbia University

Social Studies


Department of Organization and Leadership

525 West 120th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. - Social Studies;Ed.M. - Social Studies;, Ed.D. - Social Studies;Ph.D. - Social Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The social studies combine history and the social sciences for purposes of instruction. To his end, the social studies must maintain a balance between constancy to their parent disciplines and dedication to the oneness of learning. The program particularly emphasizes the historical development of the field, the selection and organization of subject matter, and analysis of materials of instruction.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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