Welcome to the College of Education

Welcome to the College of Education (COE) where we focus on preparing teachers and leaders for programs serving students birth through PK-12 and adult learners. You will discover a range of nationally accredited degree and certification options administered and taught by highly regarded, experienced professionals in the College of Education.


The Arkansas Tech University College of Education is dedicated to developing successful and innovative professionals who will internalize, initiate, and sustain a commitment to impact individuals in diverse and evolving communities. 


The Arkansas Tech University College of Education prepares professionals, who will positively impact learners, systems, and communities, by providing competency- and outcomes-based undergraduate and graduate programs. 


Request for Third-Party Comments

The College of Education seeks third-party comments to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accreditation site team that will visit our campus during the dates of April 12-14, 2020. For information concerning providing comments, please click on the following link: Third-Party Comments.

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Curriculum & Instruction

Health & Physical Education

Center for Leadership & Learning

College Student Personnel


Degrees & Programs

Undergraduate level programs:
Graduate programs leading to teacher licensure:
Advanced studies leading to additional licensure and/or endorsement: 
Advanced studies in leadership leading to licensure:
Advanced study degrees and certificates in other areas:

Please feel free to contact us if you have questions or if you would like to meet with an education advisor to discuss career options.


All University Scholarships (some of these are for education majors)

College of Education Scholarships (scroll to "All Education Majors")

Foundation Scholarships (some of these scholarships are specifically for education majors)

External Scholarships (some of these scholarships are specifically for education majors)


Arkansas Education

Contact Us

Crabaugh Hall 214
1310 N El Paso Ave
Russellville, AR 72801

Phone: (479) 964-3217
Email: dwait@atu.edu



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