Are you considering attending the University of Pittsburgh School of Education? Join our Spring 2021 Virtual Open House on Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. EST via Zoom.
- Meet with program faculty and current students
- Learn about our admissions and financial aid processes
- Obtain important details about your program of interest
* Since this is a unique admissions season, we are accepting applications beyond some of the program deadlines listed on the website.*
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and an admissions team member will be back in touch soon.
World-Class Academic Reputation
The Pitt School of Education is consistently ranked as one of the top graduate schools for education in the country. We are proud to offer an education that advances equity in education through our emphasis on experiential learning, community-focused projects, and close interactions with faculty.
No. 39 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools of Education
No. 22 Specialty Ranking in Educational Psychology
No. 35 Intelligent.com Online Master's in Elementary Education
No. 40 Online Master's in Education all-degree programs
No. 18 Discover Early Childhood Education Best Schools for Early Childhood Education Programs
No. 33 Best School to Earn a Master of Education in Early Childhood Education
No. 1 TheBestSchools.org Best Online Grad. Elementary Education Programs
No. 2 Special-Education-Degree.net Top 10 Early Intervention Graduate Programs
No. 13 TheBestSchools.org Best Online Teaching Degrees
No. 15 BestColleges.com Best Online M.Ed. Programs
No. 20 Grad School Hub Top 30 Master's in Education Programs
Top 32 AppliedBehaviorAnalysisEdu.org Top 32 Graduate Programs w/ ABA Emphasis
Explore Our Programs
Whether you have a specific program in mind or want to explore all the possibilities, we have the right program for you. The Pitt School of Education offers programs in a wide variety of areas, including:
- Applied Developmental Psychology
- Doctor of Education (EdD)
- Health, Physical Activity, and Exercise
- Higher Education
- Reading Education
- Social and Comparative Analysis in Education
- Special Education
- STEM and STEAM Education
- Teacher Education and Certification
- PhD Program
Don't see the program you are looking for? Use our Program Finder Tool to search by degree type or academic area.
Work for Equity and Justice
Become an advocate for equity and justice in education, and bring about positive change in the world. The PittEd Justice Collective is engaged in anti-racist, justice-directed initiatives with students, staff, faculty, alumni, families, youth, and district and community partners.
We are contributing to a future that is more equitable, engaging, well, and justice-directed. In this journey, we will continually explore how our nation's current moment of racial injustice and systemic oppression is situated within a history of struggle and survival and organizing and resistance.
Watch Our Mission-Vision
The following statement encapsulates what we do, what we believe, and who we continually seek to become as members of the school community at the University of Pittsburgh School of Education.
View Student Spotlights and News
The Pitt School of Education is a vibrant and dynamic community engaged in cutting-edge work in the field of education.
Our Summer 2020 edition demonstrates how our School of Education has continued its mission to ignite learning and support the well-being of all people during these challenging times. Featured stories include our dynamic school-wide reorganization effort, our faculty-led network for school improvement in Dallas, and our school's legacy with the late Mister Rogers.