Wayne State University

Aim Higher

Prospective Students

Message from the Dean

Thank you for your interest in the College of Education (COE) at Wayne State University. Whether you are an undergraduate just beginning your collegiate experience, a transfer student, an individual with a bachelor’s degree seeking teacher certification, or a graduate student exploring options for a doctoral degree, we have a program to suit your needs.

We are pleased that you are considering the College of Education and hope you will find this website to be an effective tool to help you explore our course and program offerings; answer your questions; learn more about our nationally-known faculty; and guide you in selecting the discipline or program that is right for you. If you have questions that are not answered here, please send an email to us at: askcoe@wayne.edu

Our faculty, staff and administrators want our students to have a positive and rewarding higher education experience. To this end, we strive to help our incoming students with their academic needs, from admission to graduation and all the steps in between. We will help you to navigate through the university policies and procedures, and to ease your transition into the college.

Again, thank you for considering the College of Education. We hope that you will decide to join the COE “family”!

R. Douglas Whitman, Ph.D.