Education Departments

Grand Valley State University's Education programs in the College of Education and Community Innovation provide undergraduate and graduate student with studies in the fields of education, teaching, and counseling. Offering courses since 1964, the Education programs provide high quality instruction with small class sizes. With a commitment to educational principles such as active learning, interaction of theory and practice, and learning relevancy, the Education programs offer students the type of personalized attention needed to become leaders in their fields.

Academic Departments

Educational Leadership and Counseling

Location: 390C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6250

Literacy, Educational Foundations, and Technology

Location: 418C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6285

Teaching and Learning

Location: 419C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6290

Administrative and Community Offices

Center for Educational Partnerships

Location: 396C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6240

Office of Certification and Accreditation

Location: 401C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6650

W.K. Kellogg/Battle Creek Partnership

Location: 489C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-2089

TRIO Partnerships

The Education programs partner closely with TRIO programs at Grand Valley State University, including the TRIO Teacher Preparation Student Support Services. TPSSS provides federally funded support to first-generation Grand Valley State University undergraduate students who meet federal income guidelines and are pursuing a K-12 teaching degree.

TRIO Teacher Preparation Student Support Services

Location: 418C DeVos Center
Phone: (616) 331-6870

Additional TRIO Programs

Explore GVSU's additional TRIO programs.

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