The Donald E. and Helen L. Ross College of Education’s (RCOE) programs are delivered via experiential learning, and therefore bring research into practice. These programs challenge students to develop intellectually and personally to their fullest potential, ensuring that they are equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies required of successful educators to meet the needs of all learners in today’s diverse society.
In the Donald E. and Helen L. Ross College of Education, Lynn University, the primary aim in all programs, is to provide students the knowledge, dispositions, skills and understanding necessary to exercise visionary leadership in diverse and dynamic environments. The professional preparation provided by the RCOE stresses strategic planning, collaborative problem solving, interpersonal and inter-group functioning, technological proficiency and effective communication. In our view, the ultimate mission of the department is to prepare students who will create organizational cultures that lead with the head, hand and heart.