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Since opening in 1923, the Benerd School of Education has offered transformational experiences for professionals in learning, education, and leadership roles. Whether you are a recent high-school graduate or an adult who is looking for a career change, the Benerd School of Education has a program for you.

MA in Teaching + Credential

Earn your masters and credential in just 12-month

BA + SPED Credential

Learn more about our new undergraduate residency program

Our New EdD

Check out our new EdD program focused on transformative leadership

Lunar landing sparked alumnus’ drive to become astronaut

Anniversary of Apollo 11 lunar landing rekindles memories in Jose Hernandez ’85 of later moon mission

Nine Pacificans receive Order of Pacific honors at Commencement

The highest award the univeristy can give, the Order of Pacific honors regents, administrators, faculty and staff for distinguished service over many years.

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Indria Gillespie is making a difference for people of color needing bone marrow transplants

Indria Gillespie '19 came to University of the Pacific with one purpose in mind and honed the skills that will help her fulfill another - encouraging people of color to join a bone marrow registry.