About Lurie College
Lurie College Mission
The mission of the Connie L. Lurie College of Education is to prepare educators who will enhance the quality of education for all students in our culturally diverse, technologically complex world.
Lurie College Basic Values
Respect and appreciation for diversity
Promotion of equity and access to quality education
Excellence through scholarly activity and reflective professional practice
Continual professional and personal growth
Ethical, collegial, and humane interpersonal relationships as a basis for community
Lurie College Vision
The Lurie College of Education at San Jose State University is a professional community of students, faculty, and staff engaged in supportive partnerships to serve a community of culturally diverse children, youth and families by pursuing scholarly and reflective inquiry, promoting, enhancing and increasing access to a quality, lifelong education. Faculty, staff, and graduates are compassionate professionals who interact in ethical ways and are mindful of our roles and responsibilities in a democratic society.
Lurie College Accreditation
The Lurie College of Education credential programs are accredited by the California Commision on Teacher Credentialing (CTC). The Masters Program in Speech Language Pathology is also accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).