Graduate School of Education

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

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Autism Research at UCR
Dr. Jan Blacher is Leading the Charge to Improve Relationships Between Kids with Autism and their Teachers

The prevalence of autism spectrum disorder, or ASD, has mushroomed in recent years, jumping 15 percent between 2016 and 2018 alone.

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UCR Graduate School of Education Dr. Louie Rodriguez
Dr. Louie Rodriguez Named Newest Endowed Chair

There’s an overarching question that informs the bulk of Louie Rodríguez’s research: When it comes to education, how can we make the system work better for students?

Read More »aboutDr. Rodríguez has been named the Bank of America Chair in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Practice, a role geared toward research with implications for improving regional public education from kindergarten through community college.