Welcome to the Grand Valley State University College of Education


Why Study Education at GVSU?

Grand Valley State University's College of Education (COE) is an ideal choice for undergraduate and graduate programs in the fields of education, teaching, and counseling. Offering courses since 1964, the college provides high quality programs with small class sizes. With a commitment to educational principles such as active learning, interaction of theory and practice, and learning relevancy, the College of Education offers students the type of personalized attention needed to become leaders in their fields.


News

Master's Programs Ranked #1 in State

January 16, 2020

Intelligent.com recently presented Grand Valley State University's College of Education with two awards for Best Master's Programs. The Master of Education in Higher Education and Master of Education in Literacy Studies were ranked #1 for Michigan.

Outreach Center Opens in Battle Creek

January 08, 2020

On January 7, GVSU celebrated the opening of GVSU Battle Creek Regional Outreach Center. A partnership with W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Battle Creek Public Schools. The new center provides the community with college and career resources.

COE Faculty in University Leadership Roles

January 06, 2020

Dr. Chasity Bailey-Fakhoury and Dr. Erica Hamilton were recently appointed to serve as Faculty Fellows with GVSU's Office of the Provost and Office of President.

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Events

GVSU's Spring Break Week

March 2, 2020 All Day

GVSU's Spring Break week runs from March 1-8. Please confirm with your program faculty if your education courses follow the university Spring Break schedule or the P-12 Spring Break schedule.

Bring It to the Table: Free Film Screening and Discussion

March 11, 2020 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Bring it to the Table is a documentary film that encourages people to stop bickering about politics, examine their own assumptions, and truly engage in civil discourse to help move our democracy...

Bring It to the Table: Educator Training

March 12, 2020 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Bring it to the Table is a documentary film that encourages people to stop bickering about politics, examine their own assumptions, and truly engage in civil discourse to help move our democracy...

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Student Information and Services Center

The College of Education Student Information and Services Center (SISC) will assist with: