Welcome to the Department of Education & Counseling at Villanova University.
The Department prepares teachers, human service providers, counselors, supervisors and administrators. Through its certification and licensure programs, the Department combines theory with practical experience in school and community settings to help improve the quality of the lives of others.
Our department offers undergraduate majors in Secondary Education as well as Educational Minors. Partnered with the Office of Part-Time Studies, we additionally offer a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies in General Studies that includes teacher certification. We also offer a graduate program with the following master's programs: Counseling, Graduate Education, Teacher Leadership, and Master's Plus Teacher Certification. To further your education, we also offer a Post-Master's program with concentrations in Counseling, and a Post-Master's certificate in Teacher Leadership.
Our Department has recently been welcomed as a new member of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE); our membership will provide a plethora of information on college teaching, educational policy, and educational research, all important resources for our students and faculty.
We encourage you to view our current departmental news and events, learn more about our programs, and meet our faculty. Also, for more information, please view the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Graduate Studies web sites.
For specific academic dates and deadlines, please check the Academic Calendar.