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Your support makes a critical difference in cutting-edge research, recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and students and enhances the quality of our programs. The College of Education has granted nearly 50,000 degrees and our graduates are making a difference in lives across America and throughout the world.

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Giving to the College of Education provides support to ensure the College of Education meets its goals and purposes. 

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Give to a priority

In addition to our strategic area of greatest need, the College of Education has identified ten additional funds that support our high-achieving students with scholarships, educational supplies and other means to help them make the most of their USF experience.

College of Education General Operating Fund

By making a gift to the College of Education's General Operating Fund, you are providing supplemental support to the goals and initiatives of the college. 

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210530.

College of Education Student Success Fund

The College of Education Student Success Fund support the success of our students. This fund is used at the discretion of the Dean of the College of Education to provide scholarships to students of all academic levels in the College of Education. 

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210058.

Department of Educational & Psychological Studies Operating Fund

This fund provides support to operating expenses related to the Department of Educational & Psychological Studies, which includes the following programs: 

  • Educational Measurement and Research
  • Exercise Science
  • Instructional Technology
  • Interdisciplinary Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • School Psychology
  • Social Foundations

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210046.

Department of Leadership, Counseling, Adult, Career and Higher Education Operating Fund

This fund provides support to operating expenses related to the Department of Leadership, Counseling, Adult, Career and Higher Education, which includes the following programs: 

  • Adult Education
  • Career and Technical/Workforce Education
  • Counselor Education
  • Educational Leadership
  • Higher Education and Student Affairs

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210049.

Department of Teaching and Learning Operating Fund

This fund provides support to operating expenses related to the Department of Teaching and Learning, which includes the following programs:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • English Education
  • Exceptional Student Education
  • Foreign Language Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Physical Education
  • Program Development
  • Reading Education/Literacy Studies
  • Science Education
  • Social Science Education
  • Teacher Education
  • Technology in Education and Second Language Acquisition

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210051.

Gus A. Stavros Center for Free Enterprise and Economic Education Operating Fund

This fund supports the programs and initiatives of the Gus A. Stavros Center for Free Enterprise and Economic Education, a center housed in the College of Education that works to advance the effective teaching and integration of free enterprise, financial literacy and economic education into the K-20 curricula. 

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210260.

Migrant Student Success Operating Fund

This fund supports the programs and initiatives of the Center for Migrant Education, a center housed in the College of Education that works with local, state, and national agencies and organizations to improve education and related services for migrant children and their families through the development and study of programs and training addressed at special needs.

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210600.

Teacher Leadership Academy Fund

This fund supports the Teacher Leadership Academy initiative. Funds can be used for, but are not limited to: salaries, scholarships for teachers, travel, supplies and other miscellaneous expenses related to the program. 

Make a Gift to the Teacher Leadership Academy Fund

USF Tutor-a-Bull Program

This fund supports the Tutor-a-Bull Program, a service learning project for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in the College of Education who are selected to tutor students in identified, local middle and high schools. Schools are selected by the College of Education in consultation with participating, local school districts.

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210024.

SunCoast Area Teacher Training and Educational Research (SCATTER)

This fund supports the activities of the SCATTER Honors Program, the USF College of Education's Honors Program. The SCATTER Honors Program's mission is to enhance the teaching profession by producing exemplary teachers who exhibit a passion for lifetime learning for themselves and for the students whose lives they touch.

To give to this fund, visit the USF Giving website and search for fund number 210040.

Tell us what you would like to do

There are many way you can invest in our students. To start or support a scholarship, create an endowment, or learn more about other ways to give, contact Tracee Norris at norrist@usf.edu or by phone at (813) 974-0363.