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The Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development is one of the country's leading departments serving children, youth, and families through its research, practice, and teaching.  Learn more >

Finding Us

Tufts University
School of Arts and Sciences
Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development
105 College Avenue
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617.627.3355
Fax: 617.627.3503

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Upcoming Event

Student Presentation Day
Friday, March 31, 2017 | 9:00am
105 College Ave, Medford Campus

Student presentation day is the department's annual celebration of the variety of work being done by students – research projects as well as work in the field – and as such is an excellent way to experience the work and spirit of Eliot-Pearson first-hand. Therefore, all those who have applied to EP's graduate programs or who are thinking of applying are most welcome to attend – as is anyone wishing to learn more about student life and work in the department.

Recent News

Eliot-Pearson's faculty and students continue to make significant contributions to their fields and receive awards honoring their achievements as well as grants anticipating future achievements.

Alumni news can be found in our Alumni Spotlight.

Interested in Applying to One of EP's Graduate Programs?

The department offers graduate programs that prepare students for a variety of careers. Common to all our programs is their applied nature, their commitment to improving the lives of children, youth and families, and their integrating research and practice. Those applying to the M.A. and Ph.D. programs should contact Justina Clayton (justina.clayton@tufts.edu).

Interested in Taking Summer Courses?

If you are interested in taking one or more summer courses sponsored by the department, review the department's offerings. Registration is through the summer school.

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