The MSU College of Education is one of the nation’s top schools for advancing careers in teaching, 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.
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 21 consecutive years. See the rankings page.
Private philanthropy launches program for STEM teacher leaders.
Giving to the College of Education
Imagine a world where every child can reach his or her full potential, where we all work together to promote health and higher achievement for the next generation, and where teachers walk into their first job well prepared to make a difference in the lives of their students—and continue to do so throughout their career.
The College of Education at Michigan State University does the important work of preparing teachers, counselors, administrators, researchers, policymakers and health professionals to be leaders who make an impact on learning and human development around the world. We are one of the nation’s most influential schools of education and kinesiology because we work together to try new approaches, use research to find the best solutions and always keep a focus on the future.
Help us Empower Extraordinary
We could not achieve these goals without the commitment and generosity of those who choose to support the College of Education through philanthropy: our faculty, alumni, students and friends. And now we ask you to join us as we embark on something extraordinary. These are exciting and tumultuous times in the field of education. Expectations are raised, and public funding continues to fall behind the needs of our schools and universities.
As part of Empower Extraordinary: The Campaign for Michigan State University, the College of Education seeks to raise $75 million through a mix of endowments, annual funds and faculty-led research grants. Learn more about the campaign and the college’s funding priorities.