Graduate School of Education

Shaping...Ideas, Minds, the Future

The Graduate School of Education at University of California, Riverside prepares students to become administrators, educators, and scholars who promote excellence and equity in every area of education. UC Riverside's campus in inland Southern California is ideally located to conduct research among the ethnically diverse K-12 student populations in the region. Students in our education programs work alongside world-class faculty devising and conducting research that brings about positive change for students of all ages and abilities. 

We invite you to explore our exceptional undergraduate, graduate education, and teacher credential programs, each designed to take you to the next level in your career in education.

Top 18% of Education Schools, U.S. World & News Report

Latest News Articles

Cute Aggression
So Cute You Could Crush It?
Assistant Professor of Special Education Katherine Stavropoulos' first-of-its-kind study explores the neural underpinnings of cute aggression.  Have you ever looked at a puppy and had the urge to squeeze or even bite it? Or felt compelled to pinch a baby’s cheeks, albeit without a desire to harm it? If you answered yes to either…
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UCR Graduate School of Education New Faculty
GSOE Welcomes Five New Faculty
The Graduate School of Education is delighted to welcome five new faculty to its ranks: Drs. Kinnari Atit, Asha Jitendra, Lorena Gutiérrez, Catherine Lussier, and Wesley Sims.    Assistant Professor Kinnari Atit received her Ph.D. in Psychology from Temple University. After receiving her doctorate, she was a postdoctoral…
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