The School of Education (SOE) has a long history that is rooted in service. Our missions to prepare socially responsive and discerning practitioners to serve their community and professions guides our students, faculty, and staff each day. We offer a diverse variety of programs that help fill vital roles in society. Our graduates are teachers and administrators; counselors and psychologists. We are athletic directors and sport marketing professionals. We are special educators and behavioral analysts. If service for others resonates within you, then you belong in the School of Education at Gonzaga.

We offer 17 Master's or Doctoral tracks. Our graduate and professional programs are delivered in a variety of ways to meet the modern demands of our students. Currently, we offer 12 programs on our Spokane campus; three site-based programs throughout British Columbia and Alberta, Canada; and two programs online. Certification programs are also available for Principal Certification, ProTeach Portfolio Support, and School Counselor Professional Certification.

Our Graduate Admissions Office serves our candidates from inquiry through matriculation. Please contact us to learn more about our offerings, visit campus, or with any questions you have about Gonzaga. We look forward to helping you find your path on your educational journey.

Our Graduate Students at a Glance


SOE Graduate and Doctoral Students


Applications each year for our programs




Average GPA

What We Do

The Importance of Networking

Networking led our students to a unique collaboration with MLB's Kansas City Royals.

Children enjoying the outdoors

All God’s Children

At St. Madeleine Sophie School, students with a broad spectrum of needs experience the gifts that a Gonzaga education provides

Students in Action - Elk Valley Arch

This is the first in a three-part series featuring the value & impact of our cohort-based approach to graduate education.

Who We Are

Lauren Macey

Lauren Macey

Masters in Initial Teaching Alumni '12

Lauren Macey, MIT ’12, exemplifies all of our graduates with her life-changing account of her daily motivation

Steve Ames

Steve Ames

Sport & Physical Education, '15

Steve Ames shares how he successfully completed his Sport Management degree while juggling a professional baseball career.

Corey Notestine

Corey Notestine

School Counseling, '07

Corey Notestine, School Counseling ’07, was named National School Counselor of the Year

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Graduate Admissions Office
502 E. Boone
Spokane, WA 99258