Dean: Christine B. McCormick
The College of Education is an NCATE-approved comprehensive professional school providing specialized preparation in diverse areas of education. We offer an undergraduate program leading to a bachelor’s degree with a specialization in early childhood in education. We offer graduate programs leading to the Master of Education (M.Ed.) and Doctor of Education (Ed. D.) degrees. The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) is granted to those who successfully complete the American Psychological Association-accredited School Psychology Program. The College also awards a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS).
The College of Education has more than 50 tenured/tenure-track faculty and more than 1,000 graduate students. We are a leading research institution with five research centers: Center for Educational Assessment, Center for Education Policy, Center for International Education, the Center for School Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation, and the Center for Youth Engagement. Our research initiatives are collaborative, interdisciplinary, and provide opportunities for students to participate in critical research and innovative outreach initiatives that support our work. Our research expenditures have been more than $38 million since 2007.