From the Dean
Welcome to the College of Education and Psychology where exciting and valuable opportunities are available to all students. The College is an ideal place to explore the connections between education and success, relationship skills and quality of life, research and practice, etc. Our students develop knowledge and skills that yield positive change in their own lives and the lives of others. Faculty and staff consider it a privilege to engage with students and to offer exceptional academic programs in Child and Family Studies; Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education; Educational Leadership and School Counseling; Educational Studies and Research; Library and Information Science; and Psychology.
The College of Education and Psychology is a growing college with 100 faculty and staff, approximately 2500 student majors, and programs on both the Hattiesburg and Gulf Coast campuses. Students can achieve their academic goals in undergraduate and graduate programs and through online, hybrid, and traditional learning formats. Please use this site to learn more about our college, the academic programs we offer, and the opportunities designed especially for our students.
If you need additional information or we can assist you in any way, please don’t hesitate to call on us.
Ann P. Blackwell, PhD, CFCS, CFLE
Dean and Professor
College of Education and Psychology