UH College of Education: Degrees & Programs - University of Houston
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The University of Houston College of Education offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in the areas of education, leadership, health and human sciences. Students committed to academic excellence and making a difference in the community will find a good fit in the College.



Master of Education (M.Ed.)
Education Doctorate (Ed.D.)


*These programs also are offered at UH at Sugar Land.

†These programs are offered online.

¶These programs are not currently accepting applications. Please continue to check the website for information on when the applications reopen.

‡M.Ed. specializations in art; bilingual/ESL education†; early childhood†; health science†; learning, design and technology*†; mathematics†; literacy (principal certification option)†; science; social studies/social education; STEM¶; and teaching/teacher education. Teacher certification option (PDEE) also available

~Ph.D. specializations in art; bilingual/ESL education; early childhood; learning, design and technology; mathematics; literacy; science; social studies/social education; and teaching/teacher education.

^M.Ed. special populations specializations in special education (online), special education with certification (hybrid), educational diagnostician (hybrid) and special education leadership (hybrid).


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We offer several online graduate programs to help working professionals advance their careers while maintaining a flexible schedule. In 2024 U.S. News & World Report ranked our online master’s degree programs No. 15 in the country.

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