University of California, Riverside

Graduate School of Education



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Fast Facts about the Graduate School of Education

  • School of Education Founding: 1969
  • Full-time faculty members: 21
  • Average classroom cohort size: 10-12 students
  • Number of graduate degree programs: 7
  • Number of teaching credential programs: 5
  • Teaching credentials conferred since 1991: 1900
  • Total number of GSOE alumni: 3,520

Other Highlights

  • UC Riverside was the first UC campus to offer lower division education courses and to articulate those courses with more than 70 community colleges, thus building a pathway from community colleges to UCR’s teacher credentialing program.
  • In 2004, the GSOE received an $11.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to recruit and prepare student teachers.
  • UCR Teacher Education, the College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, and the California Science Project collaborated to present a series of workshops for credential candidates, their supervisors, and instructors on the integration of the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics with the Next Generation Science Standards and the Next Generation English Language Development Standards.
  • UCR Teacher Education and the Riverside County Office of Education partnered to present two workshops for credential candidates, their supervisors, and instructors on the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, including the Standards for Mathematical Practice and how they should be implemented, K-12.

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

GSOE Information

Graduate School of Education
1207 Sproul Hall

Tel: (951) 827-5225
Fax: (951) 827-3942
E-mail: robert.wolfer@ucr.edu

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