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There has never been a better time to become a teacher. The need for inspiring educators who can profoundly change the lives of students is growing and Pace's School of Education will help get you to the head of the class.

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Our special education graduate program was ranked number 3 in the nation by

Become a Leader in Education

We prepare students to be successful educators through small classes and early fieldwork experiences. Our graduates are ready to make a difference in the world before they even graduate.

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Explore our Campuses

Many of our programs are based on Pace’s exciting New York City Campus in Lower Manhattan and/or our 200-acre Pleasantville Campus in Westchester County. We also offer online and hybrid options.

What can I Study?

The short answer? A lot. From five-year combined programs that allow you to earn both a BS in Early Childhood, Childhood or Adolescent Education and an MSEd in Literacy, Special Education or TESOL, to an MSEd as a School District Business Leader or MST in Childhood, Adolescent, or Special Education, and so much more.

Make an Impact

“I’m an educator that is all about creating a space where people can find their own voice.” Tasha Darbes, PhD speaks about her passion for creativity and empowerment in education and how important it is for educators to understand, listen, and grow with their students.

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World Renowned Faculty

Our faculty are nationally and internationally renowned for active engagement in progressive research activities. Their expertise helps guide you on your journey to become an educator who will make an impact in the classroom.

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Globally-Minded Teachers

Become a globally minded teacher by getting hands-on learning experience in Ecuador and Italy. Pace's School of Education is one of the few schools in the region to offer faculty-led education courses that enhance your experience with a cross-cultural focus for today's diverse classrooms.

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Pace People

Sukh Singh

“I wanted to teach in New York and Pace offered great opportunities for success.”

Sukh Singh '21

BS, Adolescent Education

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"Speaking to the graduate Class of 2021 was not only an unexpected honor, but also a recognition of my professors’ relentless commitment to support multiculturalism."

Cecilia Davis '21

MS, TESOL International

Rachel Vetterman

"The School of Education is top notch. They really prepare their students for the teaching field.”

Rachel Vetterman '22

BA/MSEd, Childhood Education and Special Education

Taking Her Shot

Both in the classroom and on the court, Naya Rivera ’22 has shown that the desire to change things for the better—and simply putting yourself out there—can truly go a long way.

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What's Next?

Get a real feel for life at Pace's School of Education. Visit us, meet some students, ask us anything.