Welcome to the School of Education

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Interim Dean Deborah NewtonOur NCATE accredited School of Education  offers more than 30 degree programs that serve over 2,000 full- and part-time students at the undergraduate, master's, sixth year, and doctoral levels of study.

The School of Education prepares the largest number of  education graduates for teaching positions in the state of Connecticut. Through its nationally accredited programs, the School of Education also prepares students for careers in athletic training, educational leadership and policy studies, human performance, information and library science, school and community counseling, and school psychology.

The School of Education is fortunate to have over 85 tenure-track faculty members dedicated to providing high-quality educational experiences through classroom, hybrid, and online courses. Professors in the School of Education epitomize the teacher-scholar model, engaging in cutting edge research, writing articles, books, and book chapters, and presenting their work at national and international conferences.

I am proud of our programs, our students, and our faculty, and I am proud to serve as interim dean of the School of Education.

I invite you to explore our web site and get to know all that Southern has to offer.

Deborah Newton
Interim Dean 

Davis Hall 103
(203) 392-5900