About Education

The Division of Education at IUPUC is dedicated to providing enriching and purposeful experiences for our pre-service teachers, developing strong relationships with our community schools, and impacting the lives of the students in those schools through leadership, and advocacy.

Mission Statement

The mission of the IUPUC Division of Education is to prepare candidates to become highly-effective, equity-centered teachers.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be an influential force in preparing and inspiring educators to create educational experiences which are accessible, inclusive, and equitable for all.


Education faculty and staff

Our faculty and staff have expertise in social diversity inclusion, equity, social justice, critical theories, civic engagement, new literacies, Universal Design for Learning (UDL), youth and community-based research and practice, mathematical reasoning, and scientific discovery.

Faculty and staff listing

Partnerships in education

As an education student, you will tutor, teach, and learn through collaborations with a number of local and national partners. Learn more about some of our partnerships below.

Accreditation and effectiveness

The Division of Education at IUPUC is part of the Indiana University School of Education. Our elementary education program is nationally recognized and accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), our special education license addition coursework is nationally recognized by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), and our English as a new language license addition coursework is nationally recognized by the TESOL International Association.

Learn more about our accreditation and effectiveness

Visit us!

Stop by and say "hi" next time you are on campus!

CC Room 155
4601 Central Avenue
Columbus, IN 47203