Helping to Change the World
In the Winston School of Education and Social Policy, we believe that education is a transformative practice that changes the world.
Our dynamic, rigorous programs prepare students to engage with communities by linking theory, research and practice. With a focus on ethics and professionalism, we mentor students to be reflective and engaged educators, practitioners and advocates for the common good.
FIND YOUR NICHE
The Winston School of Education and Social Policy offers undergraduate programs in criminology and criminal justice; education; human development and human services; and STEM education.
Imagine Studying in the Winston School of Education and Social Policy
Here, you’ll link theory, research and practice to make an impact in the classroom, in your community, and around the world. Featuring classes taught by highly experienced faculty, the Winston School of Education and Social Policy is the perfect place for you to make your mark.
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Graduate Programs with a Focus on Social Justice, Engaging Citizens
Merrimack provides an array of graduate education programs whose curricular focus is on the impact of social justice and engaging citizens for the greater social good. We prepare students to think critically, solve problems creatively and develop solutions to today’s most significant societal challenges.
Keely McCaskie M’23, a public school administrator in Denver, Colo., is pursuing her master’s degree in community engagement online in the Winston School of Education and Social Policy.
Supporting Our Educators
Through the Merrimack Institute for New Teacher Support, the WInston School of Education and Social Policy has taken the lead in providing support, resources and professional-development opportunities to new teachers during their first few years in the field.
of 2021 education graduates had a job or participated in service or graduate programs within nine months of graduation.
of 2021 education graduates engaged in experiential learning – participating in an internship, practicum or co-op.
of 2021 education graduates attended graduate school, including Northeastern School of Law, Tufts University and Merrimack.