The School offers a wide range of academic and professional
development programs that prepare university faculty and research
professionals, as well as teaching and administrative leaders for
the world of public education (K-16).
Through our PhD, EdD and MA programs, we prepare students to take
leadership roles in advancing research and scholarship,
strengthening schools, and improving education policy. In our
credential program, we prepare students to become teacher leaders
and educational advocates for all learners.
Our graduates are leaders and scholars whose practice and
research address a wide range of issues critical to education.
The School of Education is among the top 50 schools of education
in the nation. For 2015 rankings, the UC Davis School of
Education jumped 15 points from a tie at 60 for 2013 to rank of
45. Approximately 245 schools of education were included in the