College of Education and Professional Studies

 

▼   Vision Statement
The vision of the College of Education and Professional Studies is to prepare exemplary professionals committed to life-long learning who are leaders in contributing to the betterment of our diverse and dynamic world.
▼   Mission Statement
The mission of the College of Education and Professional studies is to transform our community and expand our outreach through a commitment to excellence in education and human services, advancement of innovative research, and supporting the dedicated service of our faculty, staff, students, and alumni.
▼   Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement

The College of Education and Professional Studies is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment where every student's unique identity is valued and respected, and in which students feel safe to explore their intellectual, interpersonal and professional development in order to serve competently in a multicultural world.

The risk of engaging in bias is always present and requires constant vigilance. Faculty, staff and administrators of the College of Education and Professional Studies are dedicated to making an active, conscious, and intentional effort to provide educational experiences, conduct research, and provide community service in a manner which furthers our collective capacity for civil discourse, which actively combats racism, sexism and other forms of bigotry, and which reflects an appreciation for diverse values and cultures of all people.

 

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Helping Children Find a Love for Reading
Helping Children Find a Love for Reading
Thursday - December 1, 2022
Appie McMurphy is a fifth grader at UMS-Wright Preparatory School. Thanks to the University of South Alabama College of Education and Professional Studies Literacy Center, McMurphy now has the skills and confidence needed to be successful in her schoolwork.
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Alabama
Alabama's Roadmap to STEM Success
Thursday - December 1, 2022
In November 2019, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey presented a plan to improve STEM education across the state and create a workforce pipeline critical to providing the more than 850,000 STEM workers that will be needed in the state by 2026.
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Captain Kane Jones Receives Young Alumni Rising Star Award
Captain Kane Jones Receives Young Alumni Rising Star Award
Friday - November 4, 2022
Captain Kane Jones, who received a Ph.D. in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from the University of South Alabama, has been recognized by the University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences with a Young Alumni Rising Star Award.
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