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Due to the COVID-19 response, faculty and staff are available by email and phone. Please refer to the following areas for specific contact information.






The College of Education aspires to be known throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky and region-at-large as the leader in providing opportunities for engaged learning and applied scholarship that fosters individual growth and collective success.


Employment Opportunities to Assist with Virtual Learning


College of Education students are in demand for paid
employment opportunities in the community. Jobs include assisting with virtual
learning, tutoring, and coaching. Students can now access these opportunities
on the NKU COE Padlet

To request to share an employment opportunity, please
contact the Office of the Dean at



Community Strength


Together at Heart

Created by a '17 graduate of the COE Elementary Education program, teacher Megan Louis rallies her students from Willowville Elementary in Batavia, Ohio.

A Big Thank You

The NKU Early Childhood Education Club says thank you to everyone on the front lines during the COVID-19 crisis!

Fighting the School-to-Prison Pipeline

“The school-to-prison pipeline is this really complicated idea that certain populations of young people are vulnerable to being nudged along a trajectory that doesn’t lead them toward college or employment, but instead the streets, jail, and prison…”


Working for Our Students and Community



Think Tank Series

The College of Education's Think Tanks are designed to be a day of thought-provoking learning and dialogue that results in individual and collective commitments to address the issues highlighted. Find out more about our past and future Think Tank Series presentations.



COE Advising Center

Whether you are a new college student, a new transfer student, a continuing student or a returning student, our advising center is here to serve all COE students, no matter how sure or unsure you are about what steps to take. We work with you from the very start to help you navigate the paths available to and make informed decisions.


Beyond the Classroom

All of our programs offer options for engaged learning in authentic settings. Experiential learning opportunities are available in nearly 400 different sites ~ throughout the greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky/Indiana region and in international settings.



Giving to the College

A gift to the College of Education strengthens its programs such as the Institute for Talent Development and Gifted Studies which serves high potential and gifted youth, their parents, and educators.. Our students partner with over 400 organizations, schools, and agencies in the community to bring about local change.

Make a gift