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College of Education and Human Services

About the College

The College of Education and Human Services at Montclair State University offers a wide variety of outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs leading to professional careers in public and private schools, government agencies, non-profit organizations and private industry. All programs in the College are firmly grounded in the liberal arts and include the opportunity for internships, field work or student teaching. 

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Featured Stories


Picture of University Hall tower and book cover of new book by Harvard University Press featuring MSU Teacher Education Program

Teacher preparation program featured by Harvard Education Press

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National Educational Partnership to grow next generation of teachers

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New program: Educational Foundations for Elementary Teachers

BA prepares for career in education

New program information

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Dr. Urban-Brown and Dr. Linver Receive $5.7M Grant

from S.D. Bechtdel, Jr. Foundation

Their work

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Online Graduate Education Program Ranked in Top 20

by U.S. News & World Report

Learn more About Online Graduate Education

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Launch of EdPrepLab at Montclair State

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Dr. Gerry Costa hopes to change court-ordered visitations for children

See his vision

Grant Opportunities for Teachers of Color

Learn More About the Grant Opportunities

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Teacher Education and Certification

Are you interested in becoming a school teacher? Or are you a teacher looking for an additional certification? We are dedicated to preparing and supporting knowledgeable teachers who develop a strong set of commitments to equity and diversity, critical thinking, and social responsibility.

Teacher Education and Certification


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  • Photo of Chelsea Rushing

    Chelsea Rushing '19M.A. Educational Leadership (Higher Education Concentration)Monday December 9, 2019

  • Photo of student Stephanie Soriano

    Stephanie SorianoBA in Family Science and Human Development, Families, Children, and School Settings Concentration; Combined Dual Degree (BA/MAT)/ Dual Certification (Teacher Certification in Grades K-6 and Teacher of Students with Disabilities) Program. Wednesday December 4, 2019

  • Headshot photo of Dr. Adrian Kerrihard

    Adrian KerrihardAssistant Professor, Nutrition and Food StudiesWednesday November 27, 2019

  • Photo of alumna Brooke Zwier

    Brooke Zwier '19Dual Degree Dual Certification Program, B.S in Earth and Environmental Science and M.A.T with TSD certification, Graduation Date: May 2019Friday November 22, 2019