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All About Us


Our Mission

The faculty of the School of Education and Professional Studies constitute a professional school dedicated to the quality preparation of professionals in education and other human service settings. As an integral part of Central Connecticut State University’s history and traditions, the faculty in the school embrace the university’s mission and commitment to “encourage the development and application of knowledge and ideas through research and outreach activities.” Guided by the purpose of preparing leaders for service in diverse communities, it is our mission to provide leadership for:


Our Principles

In pursuit of its mission, the School has been guided by a set of principles and beliefs which stem from basic values such as educational quality and intellectual integrity, high standards and distinction, and respect for diversity and social justice.

Specifically action rests on the following principles:



Programs in the School of Education and Professional Studies are accredited by the:

In addition, the School of Education and Professional Studies is a member of the:

The education programs also hold national recognitions from the following NCATE affiliated organizations:


Teacher education programs in the School of Education and Professional Studies, are supported by Advisory Boards consisting of community partners and disciplinary professionals.