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    A professional degree intended to prepare superior teachers, administrators, service personnel, and scholars of education.
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    COE offers a Masters of Science degree in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus on Environmental Education.
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    COE scholars are making a difference in the lives of young children.
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    U.S. News and World Report ranks the College of Education's online graduate programs
    #1 in the country.

U.S. News & World Report Top Online Programs

COE #1 Nationally for Online Education

The NIU College of Education’s online graduate programs were ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. COE officials say the distinction reflects the college’s commitment to providing innovative solutions to students’ ever-evolving needs. Read more > 

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