Whitlowe R. Green College of Education



Welcome to the Whitlowe R. Green College of Education Website!

Whether you're a current or prospective student, a member of our college faculty or staff, an alumnus of the college, an interested parent, or a potential donor, we welcome you to the College of Education at Prairie View A&M University!

The College of Education is one of eight PVAMU colleges offering graduate and undergraduate programs and is comprised of three departments, the Department of Curriculum & Instruction, the Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling and the Department of Health and Human Performance.

The conceptual framework for both the initial and advanced programs at Prairie View A&M University has evolved over the last fourteen years to view educators as facilitators of diverse populations. The conceptual framework was developed by the Unit faculty after extensive review of the literature in education and guidelines of learned societies. The conceptual framework is based upon current issues such as changes in demographics, global perspectives, importance of problem solving, critical thinking and decision making skills, technological demands, and the need for life-long learning. The framework consists of four major goals anchored by technology and assessment.

Curriculum and Instruction
B.S. Interdisciplinary Studies


Health and Human Performance
B.S. Health
B.S. Human Performance


Education Leadership & Counseling
M.A. Counseling
M.S. Ed. Educational Administration
M.Ed. Educational Administration
Ph.D. Educational Leadership

The Whitlowe R. Green College of Education has a legacy of producing some of the nation’s most distinguished teachers, counselors, principals, diagnosticians and superintendents. The undergraduate teacher education programs in the Whitlowe R. Green College of Education prepare candidates for teaching and related positions in public and private schools as well as in other institutional or organizational settings that promote the educational development and well-being of culturally diverse children and youth. Teacher education programs lead to EC-6, 4-8, 7-12 or all-level EC-12 standard teaching certificates and endorsements.

All teacher education programs offered by the Whitlowe R. Green College of Education are fully accredited by the Texas State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

The College’s conceptual framework, Educators as Facilitators of Learning for Diverse Populations (E-Fold-P), embraces four components that are evident throughout its academic programs. E-Fold-P incorporates Reflective and continual learning, Growth and development, Diversity and global awareness, Problem solving, Critical thinking, and Decision-making. We invite you to explore the offerings and the legacy of the Whitlowe R. Green College of Education. Please feel free to contact us.


The Whitlowe R. Green Conceptual Framework


Wilhelmina F. Delco Building Suite 302
P.O. Box 519; MS 2400
Prairie View, TX 77446-0519
Phone: (936) 261-3600
Fax:(936) 261-3624


Event Registration & Important Deadlines

Acheivement Spotlight

The College of Education Graduate on PBS

Prairie View A&M University truly shines in the Education Leadership. Brandon Cooper is featured in a PBS Role Models segment. Mr. Cooper now teaches in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Bonner Presents on "Capitol Hill"

Dr. Fred Bonner presents research to U.S. Dpt. of Ed. and President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper organization


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