Professional Studies in Education

The Professional Studies in Education Department houses a wide range of programs and service courses:


Technical Education Programs



Department full and part-time faculty include award-winning teachers, principals and superintendents, distinguished researchers, and community leaders. Faculty interest and expertise cover a wide range of areas, including educational technology, behavioral education, children’s literature, physical education, health and wellness, philosophical issues related to education in a democratic society, social justice perspectives, multiculturalism, college-level writing, gender issues and so much more.

Professional Studies faculty are dedicated to teaching, supervising, and mentoring students. It is not an exaggeration to say that student success is what Professional Studies is all about. Making a difference in the lives of students is why department faculty…

  • go to work each day
  • keep up with scholarship in their disciplines
  • spend so much time establishing relationships with students and providing guidance

Day in and day out, Professional Studies faculty demonstrate a high level of personal and professional commitment to students, to education, to their communities and to the future of the world in which we live.