The College of Education is regionally and nationally recognized for excellence in preparing teachers, administrators, counselors, kinesiology and health promotion specialists, play therapists and other educators. It is one of Texas’ top producers of students taking the state teaching certification exam.

  • Counseling master's program ranked 1st in Texas, 3rd in the South and 4th in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Kinesiology program ranked 8th in Texas by Universities.com
  • Kinesiology program named one of the 10 most popular in the nation by CampusExplorer.com
  • Online graduate education program ranked 1st in Texas and 4th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report
  • Online master's in education program with concentration in secondary education ranked 3rd in the nation as most affordable by CollegeChoice.net
  • Accelerated online master's in education program ranked 5th in the nation as most affordable by CollegeValuesOnline.com
  • Online master's in educational leadership program ranked 6th in the nation by TopMastersinEducation.com
  • Online master's in educational psychology program ranked 7th in the nation by TopMastersinEducation.com
  • Doctorate in educational psychology program ranked 7th in the nation by gradschoolhub.com
  • Online master's in educational psychology program ranked 10th in the nation for affordability by TopMastersinEducation.com
  • Counseling program ranked 10th in the nation by GraduatePrograms.com
  • Online master's in education program with concentration in secondary education ranked 12th in the nation by CollegeChoice.net
  • Online doctorate in education ranked 17th in the nation by GoGrad.org
  • Secondary education program ranked 1st in Texas, 8th in the South and 21st in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Online master's in educational psychology program ranked 25th in the nation by SuperScholar.org
  • Online master's in educational leadership program ranked 30th for best value in the nation by AffordableColleges.com
  • Teacher education and administration program ranked 3rd in Texas, 21st in the South and 54th in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Special education program ranked 1st in Texas, 9th in the South and 57th in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Health promotion program ranked 3rd in Texas, 23rd in the South and 66th in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • College of Education ranked 96th among public universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report
  • Counseling master's program ranked 2nd in Texas as a top value by TopCounselingSchools.org
  • College of Education ranked 4th in Texas and 31st in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Early childhood studies program ranked 3rd in Texas and 39th in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Online counseling master's program ranked 43rd in the nation by AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org