Education & Social Services
“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”
-John Dewey, Philosopher, Burlington native, UVM graduate (class of 1879)
We prioritize teaching, research, and services that are student-centered, family-focused, community-engaged, culturally competent and collaboratively designed. We value the unique needs of every student. Our degree and non-degree programs are built on research-informed practices and real-world experience, offering exciting new opportunities and promising strategies to help you make a difference for individuals, families, schools and communities.