Texas A&M College of Education and Human Development

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Texas A&M College of Education and Human Development
Texas A&M CEHD.png
Parent institution Texas A&M University
Dean Douglas Palmer
Academic staff 112[1]
Students 5,352[2]
Undergraduates 4,112
Postgraduates 545 Masters
695 PhD
Website education.tamu.edu

The College of Education and Human Development is a college of Texas A&M University in College Station. The college has four academic departments: Educational Administration and Human Resource Development, Educational Psychology, Health & Kinesiology, and Teaching, Learning and Culture.

About the College[edit]

The college focuses on field-based training. It conducts research in areas such as the prevention of heart disease, women’s health issues, minorities and underserved populations.

Degrees offered[edit]

Harrington Tower

The college offers undergraduate majors in the following areas:

  • Health (Health Education)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (Early Childhood-6; Middle School)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (Human Resource Development; Technology Management)
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (Special Education; Bilingual)
  • Kinesiology (Physical Activity)
  • Secondary Education
  • Sport Management
  • Technology Management
  • University Studies

The college offers minors in the following areas:

  • Coaching
  • Creative Studies
  • Dance
  • Outdoor Education
Harrington Education Center

The college offers graduate programs in the following areas:

  • Agricultural Education
  • Educational Administration
  • Educational Human Resource Development
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational Technology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • School Psychology
  • Health Education
  • Kinesiology
  • Physical Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction

Rankings[edit]

In the 2008 U.S. News and World Report, the graduate program ranked 34th in the nation.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Faculty Salary Study". Texas A&M University Office of Institutional Studies and Planning. Retrieved 2007-04-14. 
  2. ^ "Enrollment Profile Fall 2006". Texas A&M University Office of Institutional Studies and Planning. Retrieved 2007-04-14. 
  3. ^ "Top education schools". U.S. News and World Report. 2008. Retrieved 2007-04-04. 

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