Mission & goals
The College of Education’s purpose within the NAU community
In accordance with NAU’s Mission Statement, our department strives daily to support our students with the challenging academic rigor our students have come to expect.
For more information on NAU’s higher arching mission, vision, and goals, we invite you to visit the Office of the President’s website.
College of Education goals and objectives 2016 to 2020
The College of Education at Northern Arizona University embraces its mission to prepare competent and committed professionals who are equipped to make positive differences for children, students, and adults in educational settings and communities. Through active interchange among students, staff, faculty, alumni, and stakeholders, we will form solutions that address university and college strategic goals in a compassionate, inclusive, and diverse environment.