President - Janet Steinmayer
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
College of Art and Design
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences
Where Our Undergraduates Come From
We're well represented by students from the Northeast, with a mix of students from other regions and from abroad. In the 2018–2019 school year, 68 percent of our students were from Massachusetts, 6 percent from Connecticut, 4 percent from New York, 5 percent from New Hampshire, 2 percent from Maine, and 2 percent from Rhode Island. Students from California made up 3 percent of the student body, and 6 percent came from other states. Our international students made up 3 percent of the student body.
What They Study
- Psychology and Applied Therapies
- Business Management
- Social Sciences
NCAA Division III Athletics Teams
Student to Faculty Classroom Ratio
The amount of traditional-age undergraduates who live on our Cambridge campus.
Of our first-time undergraduate students receive financial aid.
Where Our Graduate Students Come From
Our renowned graduate programs attract students from all over the Northeast (81 percent), other states (16 percent) and abroad (3 percent).
What They Study
Top Graduate Programs by Enrollment
(Elementary Education, Special Education, Creative Arts and Learning, Teaching Through the Arts)
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling
- Expressive Therapies
(Art, Music, Dance, Drama, and Expressive Arts)
- Counseling and Psychology
The number of Graduate School of Education alumni.
The number of Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences alumni.
Faculty & Staff
The strength of Lesley is in its people. The hardworking people who teach, staff, serve, and make this place run smoothly. We have 533 employees, including 362 staff and administrators and 171 core faculty. Among the core faculty:
- 44 hold the rank of professor
- 64 hold the rank of associate professor
- 48 hold the rank of assistant professor
- 15 are instructors
That's the number of service hours our students performed for non-profits and other organizations in 2018-2019.
Is how many Lesley alumni are living in all 50 states and in 84 countries around the world.