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.

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Emmy awards

UCF Legal Studies Documentaries Win 4 Emmys

Two documentary projects chronicling senior lecturer Irene Pons ’00 and her students’ journey along the U.S.-Mexico border have earned major recognition...
Fulbright award

A Year of Fulbright Honors for UCF

These recent UCF graduates are landing in big cities and rural areas around the world to open cultural doors through the U.S. government’s most prestigious...
Participants in UCF's 2023 3MT Competition

Graduate Students Present Their Research at UCF’s 2023 3MT Competition

UCF graduate students showcased their groundbreaking research and creative work, spotlighting the diversity of projects underway at the university...
2023 UCF Luminary Award

UCF Recognizes 15 Top Faculty at 2023 Luminary Awards

The honor is designed to recognize some of UCF’s brightest stars who shine a positive light on UCF and in their respective fields ...

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