Vision & Mission


Changing Tomorrow Through Education Today


The mission of the College of Education is to prepare highly qualified professionals to serve as teachers, administrators, supervisors, counselors, and other professionals in educational settings, industry, and human service agencies.


• The College of Education values outstanding teaching and is dedicated to offering nationally accredited programs that are based on essential knowledge, sound practice, relevant research, and realistic clinical training in the preparation of its students.
• The College of Education is committed to providing diverse professional development opportunities at the baccalaureate, master's, educational specialist and doctoral degrees.
• The College of Education, through its leadership in teaching, service, research, recruitment, and international activities, prepares professionals who contribute substantially to the improvement of the lives of an increasing diverse group of individuals in our changing, technologically complex, and diverse society.

Approved revised Mission Statement and Values by Education Administrative Council (11-10-2016)