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Challenging the Status Quo

Virginia Tech’s School of Education is a global catalyst for individual and social transformation through education, applied research, and advocacy.

The Virginia Tech School of Education is a global catalyst for individual and social transformation through education, applied research, and advocacy. We take pride in challenging the status quo, and developing best practices in education, through our commitment to diversity, equity, and social justice. With world class programs for prospective teachers, educational leaders, mental health counselors, and leaders in higher education, there are many paths to a rewarding career serving our communities and the greater good. 

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196
2021-2022
Total Graduates


~ $ 18 million
in Externally Funded
Research


3:1
Doctoral Students to
Faculty Ratio


Value/$
M.A. or M.S. + Teacher Licensure = higher starting salary


87%
Teacher Prep Grads
accepting teaching positions
2009-2019


95%
Teachers continuing in profession through 2nd year
2015-2019

We are servant leaders.

We are committed to Virginia Tech's Motto, "Ut Prosim" (That I May Serve). We work with partners in education, counseling and community mental health, business, and industry to meet the needs of our region and beyond.

We are teacher-scholars.

We are committed to high-impact undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education practices. We pursue rigorous and active programs of research designed to build knowledge and make a positive difference in our communities of practice and the world.

We are champions of lifelong learning, diversity, equity, and social justice.

We are committed to research and practice that challenges the status quo, includes the voices and experiences of underrepresented populations, and expands opportunity and access to ongoing learning and the improved health and well-being of all.

 

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