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This is Where Your Child Belongs
Broader Options For Tomorrow’s Top Educators

The FAU College of Education offers your son or daughter a broader choice of undergraduate programs than most schools you’ll find. Four University public laboratory schools also provide the practical experience they’ll need, as well as invaluable research opportunities. Learn more about our accreditations, scholarships and financial aid. See how we’re leading the way in academics, research impact and teaching excellence.

Why Is FAU College Of Education Your Child’s Best Choice?

You want a curriculum that assures them a strong foundation, yet embraces important new teaching innovations shaping the profession’s future. Both provide aspiring educators with important advantages to build a successful career.

We offer five core educational career paths: Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Exceptional Student Education, Early Care & Education, and Exercise Science and Health Promotion, taught across our Boca, Jupiter and Davie campuses.

  • COE is the first in Florida to receive accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), the single specialized accreditor for educator preparation in the United States. The college was also awarded a $4.3 million grant to establish a Center of Excellence for Elementary Teacher Preparation.
  • Our four public laboratory schools serve as a demonstration site for teacher education; a resource for curriculum development; and a place to conduct research.
  • Our Student Advisors provide personalized guidance and can make sure your child stays on track to achieve their graduation requirements and career objectives.
SPOTLIGHT STORIES

BRIANNA JOSEPH
College of Education

Brianna serves as Project I Squared Project Grant Supervisor. She is currently a Holmes Scholar and a Holmes Scholars Social Media Coordinator. Advice for fellow students: “Take advantage of the resources at FAU that will allow you to improve...more

Martha Brown
Founded RJAE Consulting, Intl.

Founded RJAE Consulting, Intl. to provide planning, evaluation, and other consulting services to schools, school districts, correctional facilities, and organizations focusing on restorative justice or art education.more

FACULTY
Lori Dassa, ED.D.
College of Education

Dr. Dassa continues to further her research on quality teacher prep programs and teacher retention. She has published several articles and studies, and developed as well as runs the Honors in the Elementary Education major. more

NEWS ALL NEWS

Students critique and write a review of a publication
October 02, 2018

For the past ten years, Prof. Mountford required her doctoral students to read NEPC’s expert reviews of selected, non-peer-reviewed publications.This year, she made a change to the assignment. Students are now expected to critique and write a review of a publication.

July 05, 2018

Eileen Ariza, Ed.D., Florida Atlantic University professor and Fulbright Scholar, was guest lecturer at the second Frederick Ofosu Memorial Lecture, San Anton Palace in Attard, Malta under the distinguished patronage of Her Excellency Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta.

June 21, 2018

Florida Atlantic University Pine Jog Environmental Education Center recently celebrated the Green Schools Class of 2018 at the tenth annual Green Schools Awards held on the FAU Boca Raton campus.

June 19, 2018

Florida Atlantic University College of Education was honored with a 2018 Marti Huizenga Roll Up Your Sleeves Award bestowed by Junior Achievement of South Florida.

ESE professor Cynthia Wilson and Elizabeth Smith
June 14, 2018

When Elizabeth Smith graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas in June of 2008 she decided she was ready to go away to college.

 
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Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
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