College of Education and Human Services
Welcome to the College of Education and Human Services!
The College of Education and Human Services represents an outstanding blending of the best of the best in both formal and non-formal education programs. From elementary education to nonprofit leadership studies, from principal preparation to social work, from interdisciplinary early childhood education to communication disorders, from environmental education to recreation and leisure services, from school counseling to criminal justice (to name only a few), this College has so much to offer our students and community. The synergy of our faculty and staff yields an abundance of remarkable offerings for our students! We invite you to visit this web site for additional information about all of our programs or to arrange a personal visit with faculty in Alexander Hall, Carr Health, and Applied Science (South). Let us help you to get to know us better!
News & Highlights:
The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) released its 2014 Teacher Prep Review, evaluating 1,612 teacher preparation programs across the country. The Murray State Elementary Education undergraduate program was ranked highest in the state while the Secondary Education undergraduate program was ranked second highest in the state.
Nationally, the Murray State Elementary Education undergraduate program ranked 47th in nationally while the Secondary Education undergraduate program ranked 5th nationally. Murray State University earned national "Top Ranked" status - a distinction awarded to only 107 programs in the nation for overall strong performance!