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.

  • Online master’s in gifted and talented education (educational psychology) program ranked 1st in the nation by TopCounselingSchools.org
  • Master's in early childhood education program ranked 2nd in the nation by Intelligent.com
  • Online master's in teaching program with concentration in secondary education ranked 3rd in the nation by TheBestSchools.org
  • Online master's in educational psychology program ranked 3rd in the nation by BestCollegeReviews.org
  • Online master's in teaching program with concentration in elementary education ranked 4th in the nation by Onlineu.com
  • Doctorate in educational psychology program ranked 4th in the nation for affordability by gradschoolhub.com
  • Online master's in gifted and talented education (educational psychology) program ranked 6th in the nation by TheBestSchools.org
  • Online master's in gifted and talented education (educational psychology) program ranked 6th in the nation and 2nd in Texas for affordability by CollegeChoice.net
  • Online master's in educational leadership program ranked 6th in the nation by TopMastersinEducation.com
  • Online master's in teaching program with concentration in secondary education ranked 7th in the nation by Onlineu.com
  • Online master's in gifted and talented education (educational psychology) program ranked 8th in the nation by BestColleges.com
  • Online master's in special education program ranked 10th in the nation as most affordable by CollegeChoice.net
  • Bachelor's in interdisciplinary studies (elementary education) program ranked 12th in the nation by BachelorsDegreeCenter.org
  • Online master's in educational leadership program ranked 17th in the nation by Onlineu.com
  • Online master’s in special education program ranked 17th in the nation by Onlineu.com
  • Bachelor's in kinesiology program ranked 17th in the nation for affordability by GreatValueColleges.net
  • Accelerated online master’s education programs ranked 19th in the nation by CollegeValuesOnline.com
  • Master's in early childhood education program ranked 22nd in the nation by DiscoverEarlyChildhoodEdu.org
  • Online master's in educational psychology program ranked 30th in the nation by Intelligent.com
  • Education degrees ranked 30th for salaries by PayScale.com
  • Bachelor's in interdisciplinary studies (elementary education) program ranked 34th in the nation by DiscoverEarlyChildhoodedu.org
  • Online master's in teaching program with concentration in secondary education ranked 37th by Intelligent.com
  • Online master's in educational leadership and policy studies program ranked 53rd in the nation by Intelligent.com
  • College of Education ranked 2nd in the North Texas region among public graduate schools, 3rd among public graduate schools in Texas, 68th among public graduate schools and 89th overall in the nation by U.S. News & World Report
  • Counseling programs ranked 69th for affordability in the nation by UniversityHQ.org
  • Undergraduate health promotion program ranked 3rd in Texas, 29th in the South and 87th in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Online graduate education programs ranked 5th in Texas and 89th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report
  • Master's in teaching program with concentration in secondary education ranked 1st in Texas, 27th in the South and 99th in the nation by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Education bachelor degrees named Top 35 initial teacher certification degrees in the southwest by Education.Degree.com
  • Master's in teaching program with concentration in bilingual generalist (foreign language teacher education) ranked 2nd in Texas and 35th in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com 
  • Undergraduate early childhood education program ranked 2nd in Texas and 44th in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Bachelor's in interdisciplinary studies (elementary education) program ranked 1st in Texas and 53rd in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Master's in counseling program ranked 4th in Texas and 45th in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Graduate special education program ranked 7th in Texas and 51st in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Master's in educational leadership (educational administration) program ranked 8th in Texas and 55th in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com 
  • College of Education ranked 8th in Texas and 61st in the South by Best-Education-Schools.com
  • Master's in counseling program ranked 1st in Texas as a top value by TopCounselingSchools.org
  • Most affordable online master's education degree programs by BestValueSchools.org