COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

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Welcome to the Louisiana Tech College of Education

The College of Education features nationally recognized faculty and undergraduate and graduate programs in kinesiology, psychology, and teacher and leader preparation. 

Our Vision: to be recognized as an inclusive learning community renowned for fostering competent, ethical, and caring professionals who contribute significantly to a diverse and dynamic world through research, development, and application. 

Our Mission: to provide high-quality educational experiences for students across the lifespan, to enhance and extend knowledge bases through research and other scholarly activities, and to serve the community through collaborative endeavors.

Academic Programs

Curriculum, Instruction, and Leadership

The mission of the College traces back to the origins of Louisiana Tech in 1894, where the preparation of teachers was a mission of the institution.

Kinesiology

The Department of Kinesiology prepares students to promote health and wellness in their careers and lifestyles. The department’s multidisciplinary approach includes exercise science, health education, and professional practice.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

The Department of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences features a nationally ranked doctoral program as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and master’s degrees in counseling, human services, and industrial and organizational psychology.

 Future Students

Ready to join the College of Education? If you are looking for a degree in education, kinesiology, or psychology, we have a degree program for you.

 Alumni

The future is bright in the College of Education. In a time where most universities are slashing programs and enrollment is falling, Louisiana Tech is growing and the College of Education is growing along with it.

Latest News

Louisiana Tech honors outstanding seniors

Louisiana Tech University will recognize its top students as nominated by faculty and staff members at the University’s annual Who’s Who banquet on Feb. 10. Faculty and staff nominated more than 100 graduating seniors for the honor, which...

Grant to provide funding for mental health first aid training

Young students can now be tested, diagnosed, and treated for mental health problems and substance use disorders thanks to a grant to Louisiana Tech’s Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Department that will fund Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)...

Child Emotion Center founder to deliver next New Frontiers lecture

Dr. Kathryn Lemery-Chalfant, Professor of Psychology at Arizona State University and head of the Child Emotion Center-Arizona Twin Project, will deliver the next lecture in Louisiana Tech University’s New Frontiers in Biomedical Research...

Tech programs team up to share new book with second graders

From the Ruston Daily Leader – Dec. 13, 2019

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Tech students to measure residents’ coping from tornado

From the Ruston Daily Leader – Dec. 15, 2019

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