The University of Texas at Austin

College of Education

Recreating the Landscape

The University of Texas at Austin’s College of Education is transforming lives for the benefit of society. This research-based program to train educators and health practitioners was founded in 1891 as the School of Pedagogy. The College of Education has a rich history as a leader in education. UT Austin prides itself on the rich partnerships with leading research centers and community practitioners to best prepare students for successful careers in education.

University of Texas at Austin: Turnaround Partnership Initiative


Students recommended annually for Texas Education Certification


Undergraduates with an Education Focus


Doctoral and Master’s Degree Students

Fast Facts

Top 10

  1.   Flagship institution of The University of Texas System
  2.   One of the world’s leading research institution
  3.   Strong partnerships with research centers and community practitioners
  4.   Study abroad programs
  5.   Leader in urban education
  6.   Offers Bilingual education credential
  7.   On campus housing
  8.   Online graduate opportunities
  9.   Student scholarships
  10.   40.4% acceptance rate / 81% graduation rate

National Rankings


Public Colleges of Education

U.S. News & World Report


U.S. Public Colleges

Business First, 2019


Top Public Schools, National Universities

U.S. News & World Report, 2019


Best Global Universities

U.S. News & World Report, 2018


World University Rankings

Center for World University Rankings, 2018-2019


Best-Value Public Colleges

Kiplinger, 2018

UTeach Programs

Learn more about the UTeach programs offered throughout the UT System.

Interested in completing a degree in ANY field and teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) in middle or high school? Already graduated and want to learn more about becoming certified?


Congratulations to the first recipients of the Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers from UT Austin!

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