UW–Madison’s School of Education and several of its programs are ranked among the very best in the nation. Its educational administration and supervision programs are ranked No. 4 and higher education administration programs ranked No. 14 by U.S. News & World Report. ELPA contributes to the high rating through world-renowned faculty and research.
Excellence in Research
As part of Wei LAB, SSTAR Lab, and other world-class policy research centers, ELPA faculty and students develop meaningful, equity-focused projects that advance educational policy and improve student experiences in Wisconsin and beyond.
A Supportive Community
“As a student and employee in the ELPA department, I was encouraged in my efforts to contribute to the department in and beyond my role, and in doing so I was able to develop my ELPA family," said Brittany Ota-Malloy, a Class of 2019 alumna.
- UW–Madison’s Jackson shares thoughts on Kenosha protests with Diverse Issues
- Charleston speaks with On Wisconsin magazine about racism, policing, protests, and hope
- ICBME announces virtual colloquium: ‘When Racial Uprising and COVID-19 Collide’
- Nachman co-authors review of literature on college students with autism
UW-Madison has paused in-person classes from Sept. 10-25 and made other changes to reduce the spread of COVID-19. During this period, in-person gatherings, including all social events and work gatherings of more than 10 people, are cancelled. Event listings below may not yet have been updated to reflect this change.