University of Kentucky College of Education

About University of Kentucky College of Education

We have nearly 3,000 students in over 70 undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide range of fields, from teaching to rehabilitation counseling, from exercise science to sports leadership. Our graduates consistently receive top honors, and our students are taught by a breadth of experienced, well-respected, and highly-recognized faculty, who have backgrounds in a wide range of issues facing our society.

UK College of Education graduates are highly regarded and enter fulfilling and impactful careers. Currently, graduates of the College work in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 40 countries.

And while we reach far and wide, we are also committed to significantly impacting and improving the lives of Kentuckians as part of the Commonwealth’s flagship, land-grant university. We serve the our communities through high-quality teaching, research, and engagement. We are very proud of our contributions to the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Our faculty and students are involved in more than $20 million in active research that directly impacts the education and well-being of Kentuckians in all 120 counties, as well as many people throughout the world.


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August 2017 Lexington, KY
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