Simmons Promise

Simmons Promise

Simmons Promise


Preparing Quality Professionals

The Simmons School offers a variety of master's and doctoral degrees, graduate-level certifications, undergraduate programs and enrichment courses, including research institutes and community service centers.

Our students receive a foundation to understand and use evidence-based research, preparing through extensive course work and field experiences. Aspects of these include:

  • Access to top level researchers and practitioners in all areas of the school
  • Placement in labs, clinics, schools and community organizations
  • Opportunities to broaden experiences by study abroad in both graduate and undergraduate programs.
Additionally, many of our faculty members offer professional development to educators and other colleagues in their fields.

What we value and teach results in the development of leaders who can impact human potential and the betterment of lives.  
Creating Knowledge: The Simmons School faculty is actively engaged in creating and disseminating knowledge that addressess the challenges faced by education and human development in an increasingly diverse world. Building Community: In multiple ways, SMU engages with the wider Dallas-Fort Worth community. SMU's schools, institutes, faculty, staff, and students are involved in -- and changed by- engagement with the vast challenges and opportunities posed by the fourth largest metropolitan area in United States.

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