College of Education

Undergraduate research group examines homelessness in LGBTQ+ emerging adults. Their study to covers major cities across the West Coast including Phoenix, Las Vegas, Reno, Sacramento, and San Francisco.

Homelessness in LGBTQ+ emerging adults

Inspiring learners through collaboration and innovation

The College of Education is a recognized leader in guiding, shaping, and mentoring high-performing education professionals who will go forth with a lifelong love of learning and with the skills essential for thriving in a global, knowledge-based economy. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive learning community that works to promote education across disciplines for everyone, locally, nationally and around the globe. The University of Nevada, Reno is recognized by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education as an R1 institution, which is reserved for doctoral universities with the highest levels of research activity. 

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Academic Programs

The College of Education offers high-impact education through a variety of undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D. programs.

College of Education News

Two Eddy House Youth Advocates carry a TV box up stairs

University joins Redfield Foundation, Eddy House to serve homeless youth

Initiative to involve students, faculty and community partners; first 24-hour facility for at-risk youth in Reno

Easton-Brooks new book

Ethnic matching in education topic of new book by College of Education Dean Easton-Brooks

Book receives award from the National Association for Multicultural Education

Jennifer Segura

First-generation student with a passion for educating in Title 1 schools

Jen Segura’s passion for education has captivated the attention of her instructors and the minds of her students

College of Education by the numbers

Top 110 Ranked in the top 110 education programs by U.S. News & World Review
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13 Duals Leveraging our university interdisciplinary strengths, the College of Education now has 13 dual degree options
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90% In 2017, 90% of our graduates reported that they received a job after graduation
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8 Ph.D. Strands The College of Education offers eight exceptional Ph.D. programs
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Channeling the crystal waters of Lake Tahoe, the Truckee River runs leisurely through downtown Reno. Numerous mountain ranges rise ruggedly from the desert basin, providing stunning views and unmatched sunsets. When you breathe the crisp mountain air and smell the hint of sagebrush on the breeze, you'll know you're in Reno.

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