Facts and Rankings

The College of Education is committed to bridging research to practice and to preparing educators, researchers, and leaders to join us in responding to pressing challenges in education and health.

We are home to five academic departments and 10 research centers that are focused on health, education, and sport; 14 offices that support our faculty, staff, and students; and the University of Texas High School.

Established in 1891

28 Research Labs

12 Research Centers and Institutes

5 Departments

TEA Accreditation: Teacher Preparation

Our teacher preparation programs have been rated as “Accredited” by the Texas Education Agency for the last 10 years.

Top Ranked Programs

Student Enrollment: Fall 2022

3,121 Total Students

2,207 Undergraduates

914 Graduate Students

College-wide Student Demographics, 2022

Institutional Reporting, Research and Information Systems

2,207 Undergraduate Students

32% of undergraduate students are first generation

914 Graduate Students 

Our Faculty: 2022

212 faculty members: 106 tenured/tenure-track, 106 non-tenured/non-tenured-track
3rd most diverse population of tenured/tenure-track faculty at UT Austin
Many have been recognized for their work in their fields and for excellence in the classroom.


Our Alumni

More than 10,000

degrees granted in
the last decade

More than 1,200


Data sources

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