Lasell University's School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences

  • Lasell University's Education program has been recognized by Colleges of Distinction for its excellent programming.
  • 100% of students complete an internship
  • 96% of Lasell alumni are employed or in graduate school within 6 months of graduation
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The School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences provides students with valuable Connected Learning experiences to think critically and gain practical real-world application. Students are prepared to succeed in diverse careers and continue their studies at the graduate level.

Undergraduate Programs
The School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences prepares students to work in fast-paced and agile industries.

Graduate Program - students collaborating on a project

Graduate Programs
Lasell's Graduate & Professional Studies offers programs 100% online or in an on-campus, blended format.

5th Year Option
Lasell's 5th Year Option allows students to earn their undergraduate and graduate degrees in as little as 5 years.


Educators & Diversity

In the United States, about 80 to 90 percent of teachers are white, while almost half of the student population are minority students. Lasell's Education program is briding the gap by using the latest technological tools, creating specific ELL programs, and participating in state-funded grant programs.

Career & Internship Opportunities

The School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences provides professional experiences to prepare students to be career-ready.  100% of students within the School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences complete at least 1 professional internship, ranking Lasell by the U.S. News & World Report as 1 of 6 schools nationwide where 100% students participate in an internship. 96% of Lasell alumni were employed or in graduate school within 6 months after graduation.  Students within the School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences have worked with:

  • Attorney General's Office - Criminal Bureau
  • Boston Municipal Court
  • Boston Police Department
  • Bournewood Hospital
  • Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Department of Children and Families
  • Home for Little Wanderers
  • John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club
  • Massachusetts State Police Crime Lab
  • New England Center for Homeless Veterans
  • O'Neill & Associates Law Firm
  • Paul Revere House
  • REACH Beyond Domestic Violence
  • The Second Step
  • Suffolk County Juvenile Court
  • Suffolk Superior Court
  • U.S. Marshal Services

School of Humanities, Education, Justice & Social Sciences Faculty

Lasell's distinguished faculty supports the success of students by linking academic expertise with professional experience in all aspects of the humanities, education, justice, and social sciences. 

 

Colleges of Distinction - Education
Lasell University's education program has been recognized by Colleges of Distinction for its excellent programming.  Lasell actively prepares students to thrive in diverse and professional settings.

 

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I rely on project-based learning where students use class content to develop the skills to be effective, innovative professionals promoting social change, enhancing their community, and pursuing their career goals.

Lori Rosenthal, Ph.D.

Associate Dean

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