Graduate School of Education

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Our dedicated faculty will help you look farther. Reach higher. Think deeper. Select a major below to learn more about what our colleges and schools have to offer:

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Graduate School of Education

Graduate School of Education (GSOE)

As a GSOE student, you will become a thought leader who addresses important education issues with research-based solutions.

Work effectively in a broad range of industries as an Education minor. Address local and national educational needs with a Master of Education degree. Develop solutions to our nation’s most pressing educational challenges with a Ph.D. Or make meaningful connections in public or private schools with a Teacher Credential.

GSOE graduates go on to work as classroom teachers, higher education scholars, administrators, and nationally recognized experts in autism, learning disability research, and education policy.

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Minor

Regardless of your major, the Education minor will enhance your ability to work effectively with diverse populations. It will also increase your professional marketability in a wide variety of industries.

Graduate Programs

Explore GSOE’s many graduate level degree programs, each designed to take you to the next level in your career.

Undecided? We Can Help

The Graduate School of Education (GSOE) helps students successfully transition
into a field of study that is consistent with their aptitudes, values and goals.

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Take a Tour

Explore UCR’s park-like campus, the perfect setting for learning and thriving as a student in education.

 

Fun Facts

100,000 teachers are needed in California in the next 10 years.

100,000 teachers are needed in California in the next 10 years.

$2,500-$10,000 Signing Bonuses offered by California school districts to recruit teachers.

$2,500-$10,000 Signing Bonuses
have been offered by California school districts to recruit teachers.

STEM and Special Education teachers are in high demand in the Inland Empire.

STEM and Special Education teachers are in high demand in the Inland Empire.

The 100 Best Jobs - High School Teacher is a top 100 career

The 100 Best Jobs - High School Teacher is a top 100 career.
(U.S. News & World Report)

In the Spotlight-  Annette Webb

In the Spotlight

“The program prepared me academically for a university leadership position. The curriculum is rigorous and the student-centered faculty facilitates engaging discussions on global issues in higher education. All students have the opportunity to delve into targeted research areas where they can ascertain knowledge on a specific body of scholarship.”

 

Annette Webb ’14
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration

Notable Alumni

Award-Winning Faculty

 

Thomas Smith
Thomas Smith
Dean, Professor

Smith is one of the top 200 university-based scholars to shape public discussions of education. (American Enterprise Institute)

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Raquel Rall
Raquel Rall
Assistant Professor

Rall maximizes educational outcomes for communities that have traditionally had the least opportunities.

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Jan Blacher
Jan Blacher
Distinguished Professor, UC Presidential Chair

Blacher focuses on the family context of youth with and without developmental disabilities or autism.

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Eddie Comeaux
Eddie Comeaux
Associate Professor

Comeaux studies the college student experience, namely athletes and underrepresented students.

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Rita Kohli
Rita Kohli
Assistant Professor

Kohli focuses on urban schools, school racial climate and racial hierarchies.

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Robert K. Ream
Robert K. Ream
Associate Professor

Ream studies social capital and the dynamics of racial, social class and linguistic inequality.

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Highest-Paying Bachelor Degrees

Discover how much you can earn with a bachelor degree from CHASS.

2015-2016 PayScale National College Salary Report

 

Salary Potential
  Early Career Pay Mid-Career Pay
Special Education $35,000 $51,500
Elementary Education $34,700 $48,900
Art Teacher Education $35,300 $51,300
Secondary Education $40,200 $61,400
Health & Physical Education Teaching $35,900 $60,100
English Teacher Education $35,900 $58,000
Physical Education Teaching $39,500 $57,300
Music Teacher Education $36,800 $55,600
Community Health Education $37,200 $55,200
Elementary Education $34,700 $48,900
Secondary English Teacher Education $37,800 $63,700

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