- M.P.S., Digital Photography, University of New England
- M.F.A., Photography, Yale University
- B.F.A., Photography, Maine College of Art
Jen McDermott received a BFA in Photography from the Maine College of Art, an MFA in Photography from Yale University and an MPS in Digital Photography from the School of Visual Arts
Currently Jen teaches in the Art Department at the University of Southern Maine and the University of New England. She lives and works in Portland, Me.