Why choose Erikson?

If you are passionate about working with or on behalf of children and families, Erikson is the place for your graduate studies. For 50 years, we have been a trusted and respected source of graduate education, applied research, and professional training.

Everyone at Erikson is here for the same reason: We’ve each decided to join a community committed to preparing practitioner leaders, like you, who are focused on improving the lives of children, families, and their communities.

Our diversity is our strength. Our students, alumni, faculty, and staff represent an abundance of perspectives and cultures that will deepen your learning experience, making you more effective in your professional practice.

We come from different places and many professional backgrounds, but our clarity of mission unites us. Join us!