Dean's Welcome

Hello and welcome. Thank you for your interest in Saginaw Valley State's College of Education. Our  teacher certification and advanced educator programs are designed to provide you with fine educational opportunities as teachers and school leaders at the lowest tuition rate of any public university in Michigan.

At SVSU, you will find knowledgeable faculty committed to helping you become the fine educational professional possible.  Small classes, on-site and distance learning, hybrid courses, and a convenient schedule of course times and locations are all constructed to serve you, our student. The College of Education has an excellent reputation for producing exceptional graduates in our many programs of study, giving our graduates a competitive edge.

Please take a closer look at our programs and join us as pre-service teachers, teachers, and school leaders as we work together to change students' lives, instill in them a love of learning, and prepare them for their future. My best to you all.

Dr. Mary Harmon,
College of Education