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You’re pushing the boundaries, preparing for the future and conducting breakthrough research that will transform education. We’re here for you!
Faculty & Researchers
Our internationally recognized faculty are working together to discover real-world solutions to society’s greatest challenges.
Once an EduGator, always an EduGator! You are part of a growing community of those who carry a lifelong commitment to education, working everyday to improve our world.
Real-world solutions for tomorrow’s challenges
At the Anita Zucker Center, researchers are exploring the 3R’s of Early Learning: Relationships, Repetition, Routines™, focusing on how, in addition to what, children learn. Resources from the University of Florida Literacy Institute have brought the science of reading to teachers around the world. The Lastinger Center team is researching, developing and scaling educational innovations that put all learners on trajectories for lifelong success. And, researchers at the Institute of Advanced Learning Technologies (IALT) are working at the intersection of data mining, computational psychometrics, AR/VR and machine learning and artificial intelligence to dramatically improve learning outcomes and to transform education. Together, we are transforming education.
No. 1 in the Nation
The University of Florida College of Education has set the standard for online learning for the past eight years. Once again, UF is ranked No. 1 in the 2023 Best Online Education Programs by U.S. News & World Report.
UF is also No. 1 in U.S. News’ Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. Our Bachelor of Arts in Education Sciences establishes a foundation of knowledge allowing graduates to pursue a variety of careers in the field of education.
Top 10 Public Grad School
UF is ranked No. 10 among the 2023-2024 Best Graduate Education Schools by U.S. News & World Report. Learn more about our online programs, and read the full story about our 2023-2024 Graduate Education Program rankings.
The college is also top-10 among all specialty areas:
- No. 2 – Special Education
- No. 3 – Curriculum and Instruction
- No. 4 – Instructional Media
- No. 6 – Educational Administration
2023 at a Glance
Academic excellence is ingrained in all we do, guiding our efforts to make a meaningful impact on society. Our faculty use their domain expertise to conduct transformative research to solve critical educational and human challenges in an interconnected world.
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