College of Education and Integrative Studies

Mission Statement

As a learning community of students, scholars, and professionals, we are dedicated to the advancement and development of knowledges, interdisciplinary and student-centered education, equity, and community engagement. We offer three baccalaureate degrees, six credential programs, three added authorizations, and two advanced degrees that fulfill our mission to innovatively meet the needs of our students and society. Our work is guided by our values of social justice, interdisciplinary approaches to education, and student-centered learning. 

Our Guiding Principles

Social Justice and Equity

We care, listen, think, and act together to effect social justice in and outside of the classroom.

Interdisciplinary Education

We believe in implementing creative, interdisciplinary, and integrative approaches in a polytechnic context. 

Student-Centered Learning

We cultivate a supportive and empathetic learning community that places student success and well-being at the center of what we do. 

Our Programs

Graduate Programs

Recent News


Liberal Studies Professor Announces New Exhibit Opening in New York

November 30, 2022

A new exhibit featuring artwork by Liberal Studies Assistant Professor Maya Stovall is currently on...

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Liberal Studies Dept. Partners with CEMaST to Present First-of-its Kind Art Exhibition

November 30, 2022

An award-winning generative art design created by liberal studies major Anna Rios has been selected...

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Liberal Studies Department Introduces New Minor in Science Education    

October 31, 2022

In partnership with the Center for Excellence in Mathematics ​and Science Teaching (CEMaST) at Cal P...

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ECS Professor Wins Grant to Improve Learning Outcomes for Dual Language Learners

October 31, 2022

Early Childhood Studies (ECS) Assistant Professor Soon Young Jang has been awarded over $62,000 by t...

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General Registration Period - Winter 2023
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Oct 19

General Registration Period - Spring 2023
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Dec 12

FINALS - Fall 2022
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