In support of the mission of Fayetteville State University, the School of Education is committed to educating and preparing individuals at the undergraduate and graduate levels for professions in the fields of education, research, and service. The School of Education seeks to prepare the education professional as a facilitator of learning through the development of cognitive, psychomotor, and affective learning patterns. The school is further committed to providing leadership in teacher education throughout the region, state, and nation.
Three academic departments assist in executing the mission of the School of Education: Elementary Education; Middle Grades, Secondary and Specialized Subjects; and Educational Leadership. The School of Education also includes the following support units: the Curriculum Learning Resource Center, the Office of Teacher Education, the Office of Testing, the Office of School Services, The Research Center, The Academic Advisement and Retention Center, and the Early Childhood Learning Center.