College of Education and Human Development Statue

Throughout our history we have been charged with transforming and enriching lives through education and health. Created as a school for teachers, we are now a school for leaders.

We offer 21 undergraduate programs and more than 30 graduate programs across multiple emphasis areas.

Educators, sports professionals, business leaders, healthcare professionals. Whatever the industry, our graduates are game-changers. Our graduates transform lives.

See why U.S. News & World Report ranked our programs No. 1

We Teach Texas

For the 2020-2021 school year, the Texas Education Agency reported there were nearly 10,000 Aggies working in Texas schools across 668 districts and 184 counties. Thanks to our excellence in teacher preparation, these Aggies will stay in the classrooms long after their peers.

Become a Teacher Learn about the TAMUS initiative

COVID-19 Updates and Guidance

Our top priority during this time is to ensure the safety of our students, faculty and staff. Review Texas A&M updates and guidance to learn more.

TAMU Updates & Guidance

We will continue to update information as it comes available.

Best Online Master’s

According to U.S. News & World Report (2022)


Education Programs for Veterans


Education Programs


Education Administration & Supervision


Educational/Instructional Media Design


Curriculum & Instruction

Departments in the College of Education & Human Development

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EAHR develops educational leaders and improves practice through teaching, research and service.

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EPSY is home to a variety of interrelated disciplines and degree options focused on human development and well-being in educational and community contexts.


HLKN is the largest academic department at Texas A&M University and generates over 98,000 credit hours and 203,000 (Modified) weighted student credit hours each year.

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TLAC’s mission is to create experiences that advance teaching, research and service through the application of knowledge in the preparation and development of quality educators; placing high value on collaboration, diversity, critical thinking, and creativity.

Staff and Faculty Kudos

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Explore Degree Options

Explore Degrees & Programs

The College of Education and Human Development is home to 22 undergraduate degree options, 27 graduate degree options, and eight minors across its four departments.


Undergraduate Degrees

Texas needs quality teachers and skilled professionals. In the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, we are answering that call. While we are the largest producer in the state of teachers in the high-need fields of bilingual/ESL education, math and science, we also offer 22 degree programs to fit the needs of our diverse undergraduate student population.

Visit our departments to find out which undergraduate degree program is right for you.

Graduate Programs

Interested in continuing your education? CEHD offers 27 graduate degree programs for you to choose from.

Master’s Degrees

Students interested in pursuing one of our master’s degrees will have opportunities to learn from faculty who are the leading experts in their fields.

Visit our departments and learn about the master’s degree programs they offer.

Doctoral Degrees

Students interested in pursuing one of the college’s 13 doctoral degrees will have opportunities to learn from faculty who are the leading experts in their fields.

Visit our departments and find out more about doctoral degree programs they offer.

Certificate Programs

In addition to our online graduate degrees, we offer an online route to teacher certification as well as continuing education opportunities for professionals interested in teaching online courses, enhancing training and development skills and preparing for a variety of certification exams.

Check out the certificates offered in each of our departments:

Teaching, Learning and Culture

STEM Certificate

Continuing Education

Interested in non-degree, continuing education courses? CEHD offers several through our departments, as well as the Dean’s office.

Administrative Leadership Institute

The Administrative Leadership Institute (ALI), which dates back to 1908, has been called “the best 24-hour conference in Texas” by leaders in Texas public education and higher education. Each November, the annual conference focuses on a critical issue to help school leaders transform schools to better ensure all children can become successful students and people.

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Challenge Works

ChallengeWorks is helping to build open-minded leaders of the future with its challenge course activities and guided reflection.

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Coaching Academy

Under the direction of Dr. John Thornton, the Coaching Academy aims to play a large role in continuing to elevate the stature of Texas A&M in both the athletic world and within the coaching discipline by assisting students and student-athletes who are becoming increasingly interested in the various opportunities related to the coaching profession and youth development.

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CPR First Aid Training

Two courses are offered through the Continuing Education CPR First Aid program: the American Hearth Association HeartCode BLS (CPR) and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons First Aid. The HeartCode BLS course is intended for healthcare providers and covers CPR skills, use of an automated external defibrillator and relief of foreign body airway obstruction. The First Aid course is for anyone interested or required to take first aid.

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Training & Development Professional Certification

This program is an intensive hands-on competency-based program for beginning or experienced trainer or training managers. Topics will include, but are not limited to: Needs Assessment, Data Collection & Analysis, Training Methods, Transfer of Training, Coaching & Mentoring, Program Delivery (Facilities, Budgeting, Selecting Instructors, Safety & Security, etc.), Instructional Design, Adult Learning Principles, Cyber Security Issues, Evaluation Models.

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