Our academic programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. The school also is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education, the Holmes Partnership, and the Urban Serving Universities. Our accredited programs help students become reflective practitioners across a broad array of disciplines, including:
- P-12 Teaching
- Educational Leadership
- Counselor Education
- Special Education
- Health And Physical Education
- Exercise Science
- Research And Evaluation
- Adult Learning
More than 3,800 students are pursuing bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees, and post-baccalaureate and post-masters certificates that prepare them to become responsible community leaders who embrace and celebrate diversity and who develop evidence based research to advance best practices. Students gain a world class experience through active engagement with faculty and the opportunity to enjoy educational and extra curricular experiences.
With 58 full-time instructional faculty, 100 research faculty, and $23 million in funded research, the School of Education is among the top research schools in the U.S. and is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s top 30 graduate programs in education.
Our faculty – representing six departments and 10 centers – are nationally and internationally recognized for their professional accomplishments and offer a rich learning experience for all students. They pursue active research agendas that focus on theoretical frameworks as well as applied action-based research.