B.A., Education Sciences

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UF Online

Bachelor of Arts, Education Sciences

The education sciences major through UF Online is the only major of its kind in the state of Florida. Students engage in coursework that covers topics like educational technology, education psychology, social foundations of education, and advocacy for access and inclusion of people with disabilities. They can also choose a specialization from the following: Educational Technology; Disabilities in Society; Educational Psychology and Research; Schools, Society and Policy; and General Studies.

What can I do with this degree?

Here are some common professional paths for graduates:

  • Human resources specialist
  • Librarian
  • Academic advisor
  • Guidance counselor
  • Preschool/childcare director
  • And more!

What’s in it for you:

The Gators Online Advantage:

  • Flexible, fully-online courses
  • Affordable tuition and financial aid options
  • Access to UF’s exclusive career services
  • World-renowned UF faculty
  • Earn a degree from the #12 online bachelor’s program (U.S. News & World Report, 2018)
  • Join a Gator nation network 400,000 strong
  • Dedicated academic advisor to guide you throughout your academic career

Admission Requirements

Please set an Appointment or fill out the Contact Me form, and a Complete Florida coach will assist you in determining your eligibility for this program.

First-time applicants will require:

  • About thirty minutes to complete the online application
  • $37 non-refundable application fee ($30 is the application fee and $7 is a processing fee)
  • High school and previous college information


UF Online has three start times a year. Pick the one that works best for your goals and timeline:

  • Fall programs start in August, with an application deadline in June
  • Spring programs start in January, with an application deadline in October
  • Summer programs start in May, with an application deadline in February

Final decisions are rendered on a rolling basis.


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