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This is Where The Best & Brightest Belong: Broader Options For Tomorrow’s Educators

Students with a passion for education will find a broader choice of undergraduate programs at FAU College of Education than most universities offer, plus four public laboratory schools providing practical experience and research access. Both assure aspiring educators important advantages needed to build a successful career. Request a campus tour. Review accreditations, scholarships and financial aid. See how we’re leading the way in academic and research excellence.

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

Students study a curriculum that’s both grounded in proven principles, while also embracing bold new teaching innovations shaping the future of the profession. They’ll choose from four core educational career paths: Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Exceptional Student Education, and Early Care & Education, 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 awarded a $4.3 million grant to establish a Center of Excellence for Elementary Teacher Preparation. Our mission: strengthen candidates’ preparation for advanced study and K-6 classroom success to improve knowledge, skills and school districts’ expectations.
  • Our four public laboratory schools serve as a demonstration site for teacher education; a resource for curriculum development; and a place to conduct research.

We’re here to answer any questions you have:
Reach us at the Office for Academic and Student Services or call (561) 297-3570.

SPOTLIGHT STORIES

STUDENTS
Grad student Gabe Pena
GABRIEL PEÑA
COE COUNSELOR EDUCATION

Gabe is in grad school with a concentration in mental health counseling. Read More

ALUMNI
KALYNN HALL PISTORIO
KALYNN HALL PISTORIO
Alumni

Kalynn’s research interests at FAU included kindergarten readiness skills, literacy based behavioral interventions, developmental delays, and intellectual disabilities. Read More

FACULTY
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YASH BHAGWANGI
Associate Professor

Yash Bhagwanji, Associate Professor and CCEI Coordinator of Early Childhood Programs at FAU received his Ph.D. in Early Childhood Special Education from the University of Illinois. Read More

NEWS ALL NEWS

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October 08, 2019

FAU Foundation recognized the College of Education at their “Giving in Paradise: Faculty/Staff Campaign Thank You Breakfast”

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September 25, 2019

Jack Scott has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Autism Society of America.

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September 11, 2019

CCEI and BCPS partnered to offer the Educational Equity Partnership Project. The sustained partnership offers an alternative approach to teacher professional development and university-school partnerships.

September 05, 2019

Yash Bhagwanji, Ph.D., selected as a finalist for Palm Beach Illustrated’s 2019 Educator of the Year Award! YOU CAN VOTE FOR THE WINNER. https://www.palmbeachillustrated.com/education-awards-voting/.

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August 08, 2019

FAU Pine Jog Environmental Education Center receives 2019 ULIEA grand prize award that includes $100,000 cash.

 
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