College of Professional Studies

School of Education

Undergraduate Programs

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Discover the programs and degrees offered.

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Graduate Programs

Explore our master's, certificates, & professional development programs.

Education by the Numbers

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  • 788 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in Education (Fall 2017)
  • 139 students completed their initial or advanced program in 2017
  • Elementary Education students complete 300 Hours of Field Experience before student teaching
  • Secondary Education students complete, at minimum, 150 Hours of Field Experience before student teaching
  • 22 Full-time professors
  • 16 Undergraduate and Graduate Programs and majors
  • Almost 700 Teachers employed by Fort Wayne Community Schools earned their degrees at IPFW

Human Services

Restoring Hope-Encourage Others-Improving Lives

As a graduate who holds a degree in human services, you could travel these paths and more...

Hospitality & Tourism

Our degree program opens the doors to a variety of careers such as these - and more!

Public Policy

Find out if there is a program for you!

Job Seekers

The link below is an online tool for job seekers in the teaching profession.

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We're so glad you're here!

The College of Professional Studies includes the School of Education, the Department of Public Policy, the Department of Human Services, and the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Together, we believe in positively impacting children, youth, families and communities.

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TSAP Students

Welcome TSAP students! 

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Have questions?  Need Guidance?  Stop in and speak with our amazing advisors in the College of Professional Studies Student Success Center!


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Centers of Excellence

Community Research Institute (CRI)

Behavioral Health and Family Studies Institute

Northeast Indiana Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education Resource Center (NISTEM)

Purdue University Fort Wayne Community Counseling Center


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