All Degree Programs

Choose from the many Programs and Degrees offered at USF College of Education as well as undergraduate minors and graduate certificates.

The University of South Florida is accredited by SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools).
The College of Education is accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education).

USF College of Education (education major) graduates are immediately eligible for a five-year professional Florida teaching certificate upon application and fingerprint clearance. In addition, many of our graduates will satisfy requirements toward eligibility of an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) endorsement (Endorsement Requirements (External USF Link) - Tampa Campus)

^ Undergraduate & Graduate Degrees

Programs      Degrees
Adult Education (External USF Link) M.A. Ed.S. Ed.D. Ph.D. (online)
Autism Spectrum Disorder & Severe Intellectual Disabilities (External USF Link) M.A. (online)
Career and Technical Education (External USF Link) M.A. (online)
Career and Workforce Education (External USF Link) Ph.D.
College Student Affairs (External USF Link) M.Ed.
Counselor Education (External USF Link) M.A. Ed.S. Ph.D.
Early Childhood Education (External USF Link) B.S. M.Ed. M.A. Ph.D.
Educational Leadership (External USF Link) M.Ed. Ed.S. Ph.D.
Educational measurement and Research (External USF Link) M.Ed. Ed.S. Ph.D.
Educational Studies Curriculum and Instruction (External USF Link) M.Ed.
Elementary Ed (External USF Link) 
     Elementary Education Ph.D. (External USF Link)
B.S. M.A. M.A.T.
English Education (External USF Link) B.S. M.Ed. M.A.T. Ph.D.
Exceptional Student Education (External USF Link) B.S. M.A.T. M.A. Ph.D.
Exercise Science (External USF Link) B.S. M.A.
Foreign Language Education/ESOL (External USF Link) B.A. M.Ed. M.A. M.A.T.
Gifted Education (External USF Link) M.A. (online)
Higher Education/Community College Teaching (External USF Link) M.A. Ed.D. Ph.D.
Instructional Technology (External USF Link) M.Ed. Ed.S. (online) Ph.D.
Interdisciplinary Education (External USF Link) Ed.S. Ph.D.
Mathematics Education (External USF Link) B.S. M.Ed. M.A. M.A.T. Ph.D.
Middle Grades Mathematics Education (External USF Link) BS.
Middle Grades Science Education (External USF Link) BS.
Physical Education Teacher Preparation (External USF Link) B.S. M.A. (online)
Reading/Language Arts (External USF Link) M.A. Ed.S. Ph.D.
School Psychology (External USF Link) Ed.S. Ph.D.
Science Education (External USF Link) B.S. M.Ed. M.A. M.A.T. Ph.D.
Second Language Acquisition (External USF Link)
and Instructional Technology (SLA/IT) (External USF Link)

Ph.D. (pending approval)
Secondary Education (w/emphasis in TESOL) (External USF Link) M.Ed. (online)
Social Science Education (External USF Link) B.S. M.Ed. M.A.T. Ph.D.
Teaching & Learning in the Content Area (C&I) Ph.D. (not currently open for admissions)
Education Specialist in Vocational Education Ed.S. (not accepting applications at this time)

Degree and/or course requirements are subject to change, per state legislative mandates, Florida State Department of Education program approval standards, and accreditation criteria.

^ Undergraduate Minors:

Foreign and Second Language Education (PDF)
Science of Physical Activity (PDF)

Educational Foundations and Research (PDF)

^ Graduate Certificates:

Fully Online

Autism Spectrum Disorder
Disabilities Education: Severe/Profound
Instructional Technology: Distance Education
Instructional Technology: Florida Digital / Virtual Educator
Instructional Technology: Web Design
Reading Endorsement
Teacher Leadership for Student Learning 

Partially Online

Career Counseling
Instructional Technology: Instructional Design
Instructional Technology: Multimedia Design 
Post Master's Leadership in Higher Education
School Counseling Post Master's 

On Campus

College Teaching
Diversity in Education
Foreign Language Education: Culture and Content
Foreign Language Education: Professional
Leadership in Developing Human Resources
Mental Health Counseling