Current Students

The College of Education is committed to helping you succeed.

Academic Advising

A team of expert advisers are here to guide you as you work your way to commencement. They work to make your time in the College of Education as meaningful and efficient as possible. Make an appointment to meet with your adviser to ensure that you are meeting all of the requirements of your program.

Teacher Testing & Certification

The Pennsylvania Department of Education requires that Undergraduate students in all Instructional I teacher certification programs must successfully complete a Basic Skills Assessment.  

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Office of Education and Social Equity

The Office of Education and Social Equity supports students to establish healthy connections within the academic community through resource navigation, providing study space, offering multicultural programming, and student advising.

Student Groups

You are able to network with other students through a vast range of student organizations.

Student Groups
Professional Development

Penn State offers many opportunities for professional development including certificates and degrees, Saturday seminars, online seminars or courses, on-campus summer and evening courses, and Web sites. Many of these courses are approved for Act 48 credit.

Professional Development
Need Assistance?

The College of Education and the University offer numerous resources to students, faculty and staff who are in need of assistance for a wide variety of reasons. This page includes contact information for people, centers and offices available to help.

Where to go for Assistance
Krause Innovation Studio

You have access to cutting-edge technology and computer labs, including our Krause Innovation Studio.

Krause Innovation Studio
Graduate funding opportunities

Find information about funding available for graduate students.

Graduate Funding Opportunities