Academic Programs in the College of Education
The MSU College of Education is one of the nation’s top schools for advancing careers in teaching and educational administration, research and policy. It’s also home to leading programs for the study of rehabilitation counseling, physical activity and sport.
Its rigorous five-year teacher preparation program, highly prominent faculty members and commitment to confronting issues from a global perspective distinguish the college among other programs of professional education throughout the country.
The College of Education is made up of four departments: Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education; Educational Administration; Kinesiology; and Teacher Education.
Many areas of graduate study in the College of Education consistently rank within the top-10, according to U.S. News and World Report. In fact, MSU has been ranked No. 1 in elementary and secondary education for 19 consecutive years. See the rankings page.