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National Graduate Education Leader:
Top 20 Ranked, Extensively Accredited.

Take your passion for education to a higher level with FAU College of Education’s graduate degree programs. In addition to offering a broader program range than many schools, the four University public laboratory schools we oversee also assure you valuable practical experience and research opportunities. Learn more about our NCATE/CAEP, CACREP and ASHA accreditations, our scholarships and financial aid. See why our programs ranked 20th out of 563 universities evaluated nationwide.

Why Is FAU College Of Education Your Best Choice?

The FAU College of Education Leadership Degree programs were ranked #20 in the nation out of an eligible group of 563 colleges/programs by Teacher.org. In addition to our high ranking and broader choice of programs, we maintain vigorous research efforts: our faculty conducts research in a variety of education-related fields.

We’re also actively involved in a national initiative to reform how school leaders are prepared. Our faculty has been awarded numerous grants from the U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Science Foundation, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Defense, Florida Department of Education, plus state, local, and private agencies.

We are closely connected to South Florida school districts, including Broward and Palm Beach, the 6th and 11th largest nationally by enrollment size. Our graduate students are highly regarded in the tri-county region and beyond.

  • Diverse programs: speech pathology & audiology, counselor education, curriculum & instruction, educational leadership, and teacher education
  • Flexible online graduate options: four full online programs; four partial online programs
  • Second-largest number of graduate degrees at FAU; highest number of doctoral degrees
  • Classes held at Boca, Davie and Jupiter campuses
SPOTLIGHT STORIES

STUDENTS
Eleanor Su-Keene, Ph.D. student
ELEANOR SU-KEENE
ELRM - School Leaders, Holmes Scholar

Eleanor is pursuing a Ph.D. in the School Leaders program within the department of Educational Leadership and Research Methodology. She is a member of the Holmes Scholars Program. Read More

ALUMNI
portrait of Cindy Khan-Jordan
Cindy Khan-Jordan
Ph.D. in Counselor Education, Holmes Scholar Alum

Cindy graduated with a Ph.D. in Counselor Education with an emphasis on Rehabilitation Counseling. She was an FAU Holmes Scholar in the College of Education. Read More

FACULTY
Rangasamy Ramasamy, Ph.D.
Rangasamy Ramasamy, Ph.D.
Professor, Holmes Scholars Program Coordinator

Rangasamy Ramasamy, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Exceptional Student Education who teaches courses in inclusive education, classroom management and behavior analysis. Read More

NEWS ALL NEWS

FAU High student Paris Prince
May 21, 2021

In one year, Paris Prince, an FAU High School senior, won $19,500 in funding from three competitions and launched a startup business — all while tackling final exams.

Gwendolyn Carey, FAU ACI faculty and SEPSEA Florida Representative
May 19, 2021

Gwendolyn Carey, Ed.D., FAU Academy for Community Inclusion faculty, elected as the Florida Representative on SEPSEA Board of Directors.

Pine Jog Summer Camp student
May 14, 2021

FAU Pine Jog will offer a Virtual Nature Camp for students from kindergarten through fifth grade.

Philomena Marinaccio, Ph.D., and student researcher Kayla Crawford
May 10, 2021

Kayla Crawford and Philomena Marinaccio, Ph.D., were awarded an OURI Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship to support SREA research project.

Portrait of COE Distinguished Alum Shernette Dunn
May 07, 2021

Four-time College of Education graduate Shernette Dunn chosen as a Florida Atlantic University 2021 Distinguished Alumni.

 
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Accreditation & Ranking

Council on Academic Accreditation - Best Master’s in School Counseling Programs
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation
Best Online Programs for Graduate Education by U.S. News 2021
Best Grad Schools U.S. News Health 2020
U.S. News Best Online Programs - Grtad Education - Administration & Supervision 2021
Florida Department of Education
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology