Learn. Connect. Transform.

At the College of Community Innovation and Education, you will gain the knowledge, experience and confidence needed to transform lives and strengthen communities. Through our diverse programs and established partnerships, we are uniquely positioned to develop innovative solutions to complex social issues. You will have opportunities to collaborate with faculty experts across academic areas and engage in community-based experiences throughout Central Florida and beyond. In addition to our location on UCF’s main campus, we also offer programs at UCF Downtown, giving our students access to numerous internships, opportunities and networks within the heart of downtown Orlando. Whether you aspire to work in criminal justice, education, global health management and informatics, legal studies or public administration, our faculty and staff will help you reach your goals.


Top-Ranked Graduate Programs

The U.S. News & World Report ranked several of the UCF College of Community Innovation and Education's graduate programs among the top 50 in the nation.

In the News

Faculty Authors

53 Faculty Scholars Honored at 4th Biennial Faculty Authors’ Celebration

This year’s celebration recognized faculty from across eight colleges, the library and the Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning...
Elsie Olan, Debra Knox, Nancy McIntyre and Mary Little (clockwise from top left)

UCF Graduate Scholars to Teach Students with High-intensity Needs in Language, Literacy

A specially developed graduate certificate program is preparing health and education students at UCF for roles as intervention specialists in local schools...
Marriage and Family Research Institute and college leaders

UCF Marriage and Family Research Institute Hosts Research Showcase for 20th Anniversary

This month, the Marriage and Family Research Institute celebrates 20 years of commitment to strengthening relationships in Central Florida...
Woman smiling and writing notes

Quality and Flexibility: UCF Online Programs Rank Among Top 10 in Nation by U.S. News for 2024

Rising in the national rankings, UCF’s faculty-led, innovative online programs position students for success ...

Upcoming Events


The UCF ADAGE Gifted Conference will illuminate new paradigms and thinking in gifted education through interactive presentations from gifted education professionals, teachers, graduate students, researchers and advocates in the field. Conference strands include a focus on engaging teachers in uncovering…