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Education

As an educator, you understand the many rewards education offers. You face demanding challenges in your profession and at Touro Nevada, our job is to give you the tools to overcome obstacles that you can apply right now. With online courses, the School of Education degrees and advanced certificates are built around your schedule.

Program Features

Advanced Studies

Advanced Studies courses were created in partnership with the Center for Teaching Excellence to best meet the needs and interests of Nevada educators.  

Parental Involvement and Family Engagement

This three-credit-hour online course emphasizes the importance of school and family communication and collaboration in order to support the student learning environment in school and at home. 

Multicultural Education

This three-credit-hour online course prepares educators to administer and facilitate classroom and school programs for multicultural student populations.  

Master's in Education

Take your teaching career to the next level with a master's degree in school counseling or teacher leadership.   

Doctor of Education

If you are a K-20 educator, health professional (PA, OT, PT, SLP, nurse, etc.), and seeking advancement within educational environments, this is the program for you.

Our Students

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Education Students

Education students at Touro Nevada share their experiences in the program.

Hear From Our Education Students
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“Besides being online, the important part to me was the sequence of the courses and the fact we start our dissertation very early on.”

Danielle Mills Doctorate of Education, Class of 2021

Meet Our Dean

Dr. Robert Askey.

The School of Education emphasizes excellence in the education of teachers K-20 and the recruiting of instructors over a broad spectrum. The instructional program at Touro Nevada is dedicated to a professional orientation for teachers with an emphasis on elementary, middle, secondary, special education, and school administration. This framework includes a multicultural, family, and community emphasis in understanding and promoting positive development in all children.

A central philosophical concept on which the School of Education at Touro Nevada is based is that the primary mission of education is to enhance educability, stretch minds, and to increase each person’s ability to learn independently and continuously.

We are committed to the community that you live and work in. You will be constantly interacting with students and educators during your time with us. I invite you to review the program details and apply to get started in this exciting career field.

Best regards,
Robert Askey, EdD
Dean of the College of Health and Human Services

Our Mission

Our mission for education programs at Touro Nevada is to facilitate improvement in the conditions of learning. Solidly committed to the goal of universal education of high quality, the School of Education at Touro Nevada envisions developing and implementing educational programs that enhance the skills of teachers and administrators.


We value the safety of all members of the Touro University Nevada (TUN) community. The TUN Annual Security Report provides crime statistics for the prior three years, policy statements regarding various safety and security measures, campus safety awareness and prevention program descriptions, and other important safety information. A paper copy of the document is available at the Dean of Student's Office or by calling Dean of Students at 702-777-1761 or electronically. 

Here For You

Your goals are supported at Touro Nevada. You can receive academic and personal support, get involved in clubs and organizations, and enjoy life in southern Nevada.

Life at Touro Nevada

Technology & Facilities

Touro Nevada understands that innovation in technology and our facilities are vital component to your success. Investment into equipment, technology, classrooms are on-going and part of Touro Nevada's commitment to students.

Explore Campus Facilities

Your Faculty

Your Touro Nevada faculty are more than professors. They are leaders in their respective fields. You will also be supported by staff who are dedicated to students and the university.

Your Faculty & Staff