Graduate School Admissions
Who is a Lewis & Clark Graduate Student?
An agent of change, committed to serving others. Lewis & Clark offers programs for passionate educators and mental health professionals who want to engage communities and transform people’s lives.
A collaborator with outstanding faculty. Our faculty members, experts with deep ties to the field, are dedicated to supporting and encouraging you in your work. They are advocates for equity and access, committed scholars, and expert practitioners.
A competitive job candidate. Graduates of Lewis & Clark enter the job market with extensive professional experience and rigorous curricular preparation.
An engaged member of their community. Everything we do is rooted in communities and emphasizes the importance of equity and service to others. Through internships and practica, our students spend nearly 200,000 hours per year making a difference in local mental health agencies and schools.
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“Oregon is predominantly white as a state, and you can’t run from that. You can look and see the number of providers that are located in the state of Oregon. And when you look at it, you can see who’s in the majority, who’s not in the majority.”
“I can’t think of any teacher in America who has had such a wide and positive influence on the teaching of English to under-served students in American secondary schools.” - Sheridan Blau, Teachers College at Columbia University
Ariadne (Addie) Cheng ’22 and Michael Paz ’21 have been selected to present their research, “Where they ought to be: Tools for combating deficit thinking with minoritized students.”