About the College of Education and Human Development
The College of Education and Human Development is the third largest college at the University of Minnesota and is home to eight departments, nine undergraduate majors, over 30 graduate degree programs, and 25 centers and institutes.
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The College of Education and Human Development is a world leader in discovering, creating, sharing, and applying principles and practices of multiculturalism and multidisciplinary scholarship to advance teaching and learning and to enhance the psychological, physical, and social development of children, youth, and adults across the lifespan in families, organizations, and communities.
The College of Education was founded by the University in 1905. In 2006 the College of Education and Human Development became part of a newly organized college that now includes the former General College (Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning) and two units of the former College of Human Ecology (the School of Social Work and the Department of Family Social Science).
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Each year CEHD enrolls over 5,000 students. View complete college profile.
CEHD is committed to recruiting, enrolling, and educating a diverse population of students who represent the overall composition of our society. Learn more about CEHD's diversity programs and initiatives.
The college is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA), the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education, the Council on Social Work Education, the Minnesota Board of School Administrators, and the National Council for Accreditation in Teacher Education (NCATE).