UVU Education Dean Accepts Emma Eccles Jones Endowed Chair in Early Childhood Education at Utah State University
The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services is home to eight departments and is committed to quality teaching, outreach and research. The college is an extraordinary place where students can become outstanding teachers and human services professionals. These are a few of our college’s numerous achievements:
- Our graduate programs are ranked #1 in all of Utah and #26 in the nation according to the U.S. News and World Report.
- We are ranked 6th in the nation in total research dollars.
- Our college has placement rates at or above 94% for certified graduates seeking employment in special education, elementary education, speech-language pathology, audiology, and 18 secondary education fields.
Graduate and undergraduate programs are strengthened by an on-campus elementary laboratory school and five stand-alone centers. These offer services to the community and provide students with real-world service and research opportunities. We are committed to providing the best learning opportunities and educational research in the state of Utah.
Sorenson Legacy Foundation Center for Clinical Excellence
The Sorenson Legacy Foundation Center for Clinical Excellence is a state-of-the-art, 100,000-square-foot facility where integration of research, academic, and clinical services enables training for students, interdisciplinary research among faculty and clinicians, and comprehensive clinical services for clients statewide and regionally. Among specialized classrooms and other features, the Center houses an advanced nursing simulation lab, a hydrotherapy pool, a speech-language clinic, a movement research clinic, a hearing and balance clinic, behavioral health services, a teaching kitchen, and a café.