Message from the Dean

Dean Teresa Eagle

Welcome to the College of Education and Professional Development website!

We have designed this site to provide you with all the information you need to learn about the mission, goals, and programs in the college.  We are proud to represent the cornerstone of Marshall University as the oldest academic unit within the university.  Founded as a normal school in 1867, the College of Education and Professional Development is now home to numerous undergraduate and graduate degrees, 11 special centers, and 50+ outstanding faculty, all devoted to preparing tomorrow’s educators and serving the needs of the community.

Browse our website and explore how you can join our active learning community.  Our students, our staff, our faculty and our administrators are committed to excellence in teaching, learning and service.  Our fully-accredited undergraduate and graduate programs prepare our students to apply educational theory in real-world settings.  Our students are enriched by the many opportunities to become engaged in the classroom and involved in the community.  Together we learn and grow as professionals.

Join the 2000+ students in the COEPD community.  If you have any questions about our programs, comments about our website, or just want to get involved, please call us at 304-696-3131 or contact us via e-mail at


Teresa R. Eagle, Ed.D.
Dean, Marshall University College of Education and Professional Development

Huntington Campus
Education Building Room 220
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Phone: 304-696-3131

South Charleston Campus
100 Angus E. Peyton Drive
South Charleston, WV 25303
Phone: 304-746-1992