Welcome to The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education
The Patton College prepares educators, practitioners and human service professionals to be leaders. The Patton College has more than 100 faculty members serving more than 1,600 undergraduate and 900 graduate students. Housed in McCracken Hall and Grover Center, we have proud history spanning 125 years.
The Patton College is the home to several excellent programs housed in five academic departments: Counseling and Higher Education, Human and Consumer Sciences, Educational Studies, Recreation and Sport Pedagogy, and Teacher Education.
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