The Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education supports the following student associations.
- Instructional Technology Student Association (ITSA)
ITSA promotes a sense of community and intellectual exchange among students, faculty, alumni, and professionals in Instructional Technology.
- Kappa Delta Pi
Kappa Delta Pi sustains an honored community of diverse educators by promoting excellence and advancing scholarship, leadership, and service.
- Mississippi Society of Educational Research Association (MSERA)
MSERA is a nonprofit incorporated educational organization whose purposes are to encourage quality educational research in the Mid-South and to promote the application of the results of quality educational research in the schools.