Study at Lesley UniversityLesley University is a private university with campuses in Boston and Cambridge, in the state of Massachusetts. It was originally founded by Edith Lesley in 1909 as The Lesley School, and after various name changes it became Lesley University in 2001.
Lesley University offers more than 20 undergraduate majors and over 90 Adult Bachelors, Masters, Certificates of Advanced Graduate Study. The university also offers M. Ed. and Ed. S. programs at more than 150 sites in over 20 U. S. states. The various schools and colleges that fall under it are:
Profile of Lesley University
Lesley is found in Cambridge, MA. Cambridge is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Doctoral degree at Lesley.
The school is known for its programs in education and teaching.
Admission to Lesley is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 450. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 460 and 560.
Lesley has a tenure system for senior faculty.
Students numbered 7, 003 in 2007 at the school. Many of the students at Lesley are in their forties, or even older. A very high share of students at the school are female.
Lesley offers students meal plans. The school values student athletics, and belongs to the North Atlantic Conference.
Lesley Programs and Degrees
29 Everett St
Cambridge, MA 02138-2790
General Phone: (617) 868-9600