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Dean's Welcome

ItistrulyanhonorandaprivilegetoserveasDeanoftheSchoolofEducationandPsychologyatWallaWallaUniversity. Ourdedicatedfacultyandstaffarecommittedtopreparingstudentsforalifeofservice, purpose, andleadershipbydevelopingeachpersonsuniquegiftsinaChristiancommunityoffaithanddiscovery. TheSchoolofEducationandPsychologyisaplaceforstudentstodevelop 21stCenturyskillsrequiredinthisever-changingworldsuchasproblemsolving, communication, collaboration, creativity, andcross-disciplinarythinking. AsacommunityofChristianscholars, weencouragestudentstodevelopthemselvesphysically, mentally, andspirituallytotheirhighestpotential.

Iencourageyoutoexploreourwebsiteandlearnmoreaboutourstrongteacherpreparationprogramsinelementaryandsecondaryeducation,our engaging psychology undergraduate programs, aswellasourthought-provokinggraduateprograms. Ouralumniareleadersinfieldsrangingfromelementaryandsecondaryteaching, forensicpsychology, specialeducation, research, literacyinstruction, behavioralandcognitivepsychology, educationalleadership, andmore. Youwilllearnthatourcaringanddedicatedfacultyandstaffarecommittedtoengaging ingenuineconversations, promoting justice through our Center for Educational Equity and Diversity (CEED), and providing real-world experiences in classroom clinical practice and psychology practicums.

Ourgoalistoempoweryouwiththeknowledge, skills, anddeterminationtotrulytransformlives. Itisanhonortoserveour studentsinreachingtheirgoalsandour alumni in makingthosedreamsareality.

Dr. DebbieMuthersbaugh, Dean

Last update on January 15, 2018