We strive to create a more humane and just society that maximizes human potential and the quality of life for all.

Students in UVM's College of Education and Social Services (CESS) receive outstanding preparation for rewarding and impactful careers in education, social work and human services. Our faculty and alumni play leading roles in transformative teaching, research, policy development and service collaborations across Vermont, throughout the nation, and around the world. 

By the Numbers

  • 98% of graduates in the College of Education and Social Services were employed or continuing their education 6 months after graduating
  • 94.5% of grads were satisfied or very satisfied with their full-time position.
  • 98.5% of grads said their field of employment is somewhat or closely related to their career goals.