About the College
The College of Education’s undergraduate program provides prospective teachers, social workers and psychology and human development professionals with sound and rigorous preparation to enter their profession. Its programs are based on the belief that effective schools, strong communities and families, are essential to the sustainable development of the nation. Accomplished teachers and social workers know their subject matter well, and they understand how strong and healthy families and communities contribute to nationbuilding. They have high expectations society. They have a variety of tools to facilitate the emergence of healthy communities that support the development of healthy families.. Zayed University draws upon these understandings in its teacher and school social work preparation programs. Psychology and Human Services graduates are prepared with a sound foundation in psychology, helping skills, community engagement and services, and the understanding that a graduate degree will be an important element in the preparation of professionals in these fields. The employment outlook in the United Arab Emirates is excellent. In this context, preparation at Zayed University, with emphasis on fluency in English and Arabic, technology and research skills, and preparation for leadership, serves the U.A.E.