Master of Arts in Human Rights Education

In the Department of International and Multicultural Education

The Master of Arts in Human Rights Education (HRE) program provides a unique opportunity to understand and address deep-rooted social and educational inequities through the lens of critical Human Rights Education.

Distinctive Program Features

  • The only opportunity in the US to receive a Master’s degree in Human Rights Education.
  • Rich in-class learning experiences with expert faculty blended with opportunities for practical work in schools and community organizations in the Bay Area.
  • Pedagogy aimed at addressing inequities based on race, class, gender, sexual identity, religion, and nation.

Program Coordinator of the MA in HRE program, Dr. Monisha Bajaj discusses the importance of Education for Peace and Human Rights in this TEDX talk.

Contact Us

For more information please contact the SOE prospective student adviser, Lisa Klope, at (415) 422-5467 or