The College of Education is located in and serves the needs of one of the nation's largest metropolitan areas. Thus, the College reflects the dynamic character of urban life and is sensitive to the special experiences, conditions and opportunities presented by a culturally diverse student body.
Out of the conviction that education is the means by which human circumstances can be improved, the College prepares professionals who have the commitment and competence to help people acquire the knowledge, skills and understandings necessary to participate in and contribute to a complex changing society. To achieve this mission the College is committed to excellence in teaching, research and service.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission