Coronavirus Information

College of Education faculty and staff are dedicated to supporting our students through this challenging time. Please contact us with any questions. We are here to help!

COVID-19 Self-Assessment Form

Staring 8/17/2020, all GVSU faculty, staff, and students are required to complete this self-assessment 7 days/week to assist GVSU with tracking coronavirus. The self-assessment should be completed daily before noon, regardless of if you are on-campus or not. Additional information about the assessment can be found on the Laker's Together website.


Why Study Education at GVSU?

Grand Valley State University's College of Education 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.


GVSU College of Education News

Five COE faculty receive awards

January 25, 2021

Five College of Education faculty members received 2021 GVSU Faculty Awards. These awards honor the outstanding contributions of our Education faculty.

Back in the classroom, Haas enjoys teaching remotely

September 21, 2020

GVSU President Emeritus Thomas J. Haas now teaches in the College of Education's Educational Specialist program.

TRIO Program receive five year funding

September 03, 2020

Three TRIO programs at Grand Valley, including the TRIO Teacher Preparation Student Services, received federal grants totaling $4.5 million over five years to continue supporting students.

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Events

The Graduate School Virtual Information Session

January 26, 2021 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Is grad school right for me? What should I consider when exploring graduate school? Join us for a virtual information session to get your questions answered!  These sessions will cover...

The Graduate School Virtual Information Session

January 27, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Is grad school right for me? What should I consider when exploring graduate school? Join us for a virtual information session to get your questions answered!  These sessions will cover...

ESL Endorsement Online Information Session

January 28, 2021 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

The Grand Valley State University College of Education Graduate Program Directors are hosting an online information session regarding the ESL endorsement. Join our dynamic faculty as they provide an...

The Graduate School Virtual Information Session

February 3, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Is grad school right for me? What should I consider when exploring graduate school? Join us for a virtual information session to get your questions answered!  These sessions will cover...

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National Accreditation

The College of Education's accreditation for our initial teacher preparation programs was most recently renewed by CAEP (the national Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation) in 2019. 

Accreditation Documentation