The opportunities for leadership experiences are reflected in the numerous College service and academic honors received by education students in recent years. Kappa Delta Pi, the national education honor society, complements the academic program of the school.
Student development funds are available to attend and present at conferences.
Claytor Nature Study Center
The School of Education science method classes use the outdoor areas and laboratory at Claytor Nature Study Center.
Evelyn P. Bickham Scholarship
The Evelyn P. Bickham Scholarship is awarded annually to graduate students in education.
Honors in Major
The School is committed to helping students complete Honors in our majors. Download and complete the application for honors if you wish to apply.
Our education students have participated in many study abroad programs.
We are committed to the successful career placement of our graduates. UL students are supported in their job search efforts by staff in the Career Development Center as well as by faculty. The University sponsors a variety of activities on campus to facilitate the successful launching of careers. Most notably, a jobs fair specifically for those interested in the field of education is held each spring.
Our graduates are well-represented throughout the human services fields. Job placement data indicate that our students fill positions throughout the region in elementary, middle, secondary, and special education and in counseling and administration. Through the interstate reciprocity agreement with forty-five states and the District of Columbia, our graduates find fulfilling positions throughout the nation.
Numerous graduates have been honored as outstanding teachers in their districts (e.g., teacher of the year). Graduates are included in the ranks of superintendents, principals, facility and agency directors, program supervisors, and college professors.