University of Pittsburgh School of Education

About Us

Earn your teaching degree from the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Education who ranks among the top
education programs in the country.

Teacher Education and Practice: Always Changing, Always Growing

Our past. Our present. Your future.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Education has long been an international leader in the field of education, supported by our commitment to creating best practices. For more than 100 years, we have been dedicated to preparing students for life-changing careers, whether you desire to be a teacher, researcher, public policy expert, administrator or health educator.

Quality Graduate Education Program

Ranked 34th by U.S. News and World Report among graduate schools of education, we offer a breadth and depth of graduate programs in education that correspond with your interests and allow you to enhance your skills at any career stage. Our wealth of resources mean your work can be realized on a scale greater than a laboratory, and thus have far-reaching effects in the education system so that all students benefit. The School of Education also understands the changing needs and diverse schedules of today's students, so we provide options like evening and weekend education courses, as well as online offerings.

The School of Education offers numerous opportunities, including undergraduate degree and more than 60 graduate degree programs in education. As the school begins its second century, we are focused on advancing education through:
  • Improving the educational experience for students in urban schools,
  • Exploring the synergy between public policy and classroom practice,
  • Understanding the factors and strategies that lead to success in the classroom, and
  • Developing obesity prevention and intervention programs.