Department of Education


Learn more about Brown's Master of Arts in Urban Education Policy and Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) programs.

Master of Arts in Teaching

Educators play a key role in confronting rising inequality in America’s cities. Our yearlong MAT program combines intensive coursework, immersive teaching experiences, and personalized coaching to prepare students to become culturally responsive, flexible, and impactful educators. 

Being able to tackle a problem that was going to have a direct impact on students — that was a very meaningful [internship] experience.

Zaneta Graves UEP ’09

Master’s in Urban Education Policy

Now more than ever, urban schools need policy analysts and leaders who can improve their students’ opportunities and outcomes. Our yearlong UEP program in urban education policy prepares students to lead the fight for equal opportunity and inclusion in city schools.

People at Brown are guided by shared values, an unyielding dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion, and a fundamental commitment to supporting one another.
Education students work and study in the heart of Rhode Island’s vibrant capital city, known for its restaurants, innovative arts scene, youthful energy and unpretentious vibe.