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Mission Statement

The professional education program at Florida Memorial University is designed to uphold and carry out the mission of the University, which is to provide effective academic programs that lead to life-long learning and leadership through service.


The dynamics of change have led to the continuation of high expectations for the quality of educators prepared at this institution, from increasing the diversity of the student population to revising the program that addresses the use of technology.


Effective educators are expected to demonstrate scholarship, service, and research as they prepare to become professionals in their respective fields. Graduates of the teacher education program are noted for their professionalism and their belief that all children can learn. The School’s vision may be captured by the following theme: “Continuing the Heritage, Legacy and Tradition of Florida Memorial University: Preparing Constructivist, Competent, Compassionate Educators, C 3E.”