Penn History

Modern research degrees offered by the School of Education and awarded by the Graduate Council of the Faculties and its predecessors (1914-2003) in chronological order:

Name of Degree Abbreviation Years and Graduate Groups
(or analogous administrative structures) 
in which the degree was offered or awarded
Doctor of Philosophy Ph.D. 1914-present

  • Education (1914-present)
Master of Arts A.M. 1914-present

  • Education (1914-1988)
Master of Science M.S. 2003-present

  • Statistics, Measurement, and Research Technology (2003-present)