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The College of Education and Human Development has over 1,100 undergraduate and 300 graduate students.  Our goal is to prepare you to become leaders in your field, helping you address the most pressing social challenges of our time.  Because we want you to succeed, we provide assistance and guidance throughout your college career – often into your professional career as well.  

For Prospective Students:

We often hear students say that they feel at home as soon as they arrive here. Our small class size, supportive faculty and hands on experiential learning, provides a challenging yet comfortable learning environment. Our goal is to provide our students with the knowledge and experience to ensure they enter their chosen field as a fully-prepared professional.

To learn more about our College, visit these key pages:

For a complete summary of what our college has to offer, see our online booklet

For Current Undergraduate Students:

As a student in the College of Education & Human Development, we want you to succeed. Visit our links below to learn about internships or student groups, get career advice and even learn about ongoing research projects.


For Current or Prospective Graduate Students

Our graduate students work closely with faculty, helping them become respected scholars, researchers, professors or leaders in the fields of education, school psychology, leadership, early childhood, human development and family studies and more. Visit our Graduate Students page for more information.

UD’s Commitment to Diversity

The University of Delaware’s educational mission is to prepare students to live in an increasingly interconnected and diverse world. To do so, we are committed to fostering a robust educational environment that supports critical thinking, free inquiry, and an understanding of diverse views and values. We see diversity as a core value and guiding principle for our educational mission and thus must work to make diversity an integral part of everyday life on campus. To this end, we take diversity to mean both the recognition and appreciation of the different backgrounds, values, and ideas of those who comprise our campus, as well as a commitment to ensuring that all people on our campus are treated according to principles of fairness, civility, dignity, and equity. We are committed to building an educational community that understands people from different backgrounds and economic circumstances, with different needs, and from diverse personal and philosophical beliefs. We want to make all people who are part of the University feel welcome and valued in campus life.

University of Delaware Diversity Statement, as prepared by the Diversity and Equity Commission and The President’s Diversity Initiative – April 2012



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