Academic Programs & Degrees

Prepare yourself to enhance the quality of education for all students in our culturally diverse, technologically complex world by enrolling at the SJSU Lurie College of Education!  We offer a variety of undergraduate minors, bachelors programs, masters programs, credential programs and doctoral programs across seven academic departments.

Undergraduate Programs


Child and Adolescent Development

  • BA in Child & Adolescent Development
  • Minor in Child & Adolescent Development
  • Minor in Atypical Child Studies

Communicative Disorders and Sciences

  • BA in Communicative Disorders & Sciences

Special Education

  • Minor in Deaf Education
  • Minor in Special Education

Teacher Education

  • Minor in Elementary Education


Credential & Graduate Programs


Child and Adolescent Development

  • MA in Child & Adolescent Development

Communicative Disorders and Sciences

  • MA Speech Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology Services 

Counselor Education

  • PPS School Counseling (K-12)
  • PPS School Counseling Internship
  • PPS School Child Welfare Attendance
  • MA Counselor Education

Ed.D Leadership Program

  • EdD in Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership

  • Administrative Services
  • MA Administration & Supervision

Special Education

  • Added Authorization in Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Added Authorization in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Early Childhood Special Education
  • Mild-Moderate Disabilities Education
  • Moderate-Severe Disabilities Education
  • MA in Special Education

Teacher Education

  • MA Curriculum & Instruction
  • Multiple Subjects 
  • Multiple Subjects w/Bilingual Authorization 
  • Reading and Literacy Specialist
  • Single Subject 

Other Credential Programs

  • Adapted Physical Education | Department of Kinesiology
  • PPS Social Work with Child Welfare Attendance | School of Social Work
  • Teacher Librarian | School of Information
  • TESOL | Department of Linguistics and Language Development