Graduate Student Handbook

Graduate Student Handbook

*Please note: these pages are currently under construction*

Welcome to the College of Education at Lehigh University.  

As a faculty, the College of Education aspires to be a world leader in all disciplines represented in the college.  It focuses upon academic excellence and innovation in research and teaching, and recruits faculty and students of the highest quality.  The College of Education faculty collaborates directly with school-based, human service, instructional design and technology professionals.  Furthermore, the faculty strives to solve world issues by being leaders in their fields.

Our goal is to offer nationally recognized programs that:

  • Recruit highly qualified students,
  • Present an integrated and practical curricula based upon the best practices in your field of specialization,
  • Provide a supportive community environment,
  • Contribute to the advancement of knowledge in each field through the publications and projects of the College's faculty and students.

This Graduate Student Handbook is prepared and issued by the Dean's Office to serve as a reference for graduate students and those involved in graduate education in the College of Education at Lehigh University.  The Office of Financial Aid provides information pertinent to Federal and State Financial Aid.  The university and the College reserve the right to change at any time the rules governing admission, tuition and fees, courses, the granting of degrees, or other regulations affecting graduate students.

Your comments and suggestions for the next edition are most welcome.  You may want to suggest new wording for requirements.  You may want to add some information that we may have overlooked.  Please send your comments to:

Dean William Gaudelli:

Lehigh University Non-Discrimination Statement

Lehigh University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status in any area, including: student admissions; scholarship or loan awards; athletic, co-curricular, recreational, or social programs; academic programs, policies, or activities; and employment and employment development.  Questions and complaints about this policy should be directed to: The Provost or The Vice President for Finance and Administration, Alumni Memorial Building, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA 18015.