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College of Education & Behavioral Science

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The mission is to provide:

  • Curricula/instruction to enhance development of physical, mental, social and emotional qualities essential for living a quality life.
  • Quality professional preparation programs that meet appropriate standards at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • To accomplish its mission, the college places primary focus on quality teaching. In addition, it strives to provide service to the (a) university, (b) elementary and secondary schools, (c) community and state, and (d) related professional organizations and agencies. The college engages in scholarly pursuits that will enhance the professional growth of its faculty and contribute to the knowledge base.


CAEP advances equity and excellence in educator preparation through evidence-based accreditation that assures quality and supports continuous improvement to strengthen P-12 student learning.

Admissions, Field Placement, and Licensure

For more information on admission into the teacher education program, field placements, and licensure, as well as related resources, visit:

Professional Education Programs 

EPP Annual Reporting Measures and Consumer Information

Title II Reports

2015 - 2016

Reporting Measures and Consumer Information

COEBS REcent Awards

Excellence in Diversity Award
Dr. Claudia Benavides Ambs

Faculty Scholarship Award
Dr. Scott Doig

Faculty Award for Teaching
Dr. Dixie Keyes

Faculty Award for Research
Dr. Wayne Wilkinson

Faculty Award for Service
Dr. Amanda Wheeler

Faculty Award or Advisement
Dr. Jessica Curtis

First Year Experience Faculty Award
Ms. Sandra Hawkins

One Creative Commons Impact Team Award

1 Chancellor’s Scholar named

4 Recent graduates earning an overall 4.00 GPA

15 Departmental award recipients

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