David O. McKay School of Education

The David O. McKay School of Education was established within Brigham Young University in 1996. It was previously known as the College of Education. Deans of the school have included Robert S. Patterson (1996-2003), K. Richard Young (2003-2013), and Mary Anne Prater (2013- ).

Description

Established: 1996

Location: Provo, Utah (1996- )

Functions

The David O. McKay School of Education is in operation for the following purposes: 1. To prepare teachers for public and private Schools; 2. To provide graduate programs for the preparation of school principals, counselors, school psychologists, curriculum supervisors, speech-language pathologists, clinical audiologists, and master teachers; 3. To offer research-based graduate programs; 4. To research educational processes and issues.

Assets and Administrative Structure

Since 1996, the David O. McKay School of Education as been the administering body for the following departments: Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, Counseling and Special Education, Educational Leadership and Foundations, Instructional Psychology and Technology, Teacher Education, Counseling Psychology and Special Education, and Communications Disorders. The David O. McKay School of Education is administered by a dean under the direction of the president of the university.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University (1996- )

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. College of Education (1996)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (1996-2006)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Counseling and Special Education (1996-2000)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Educational Leadership and Foundations (1996- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Instructional Psychology and Technology (1996- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Teacher Education (1996- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Counseling Psychology and Special Education (2000- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Dept. of Communication Disorders (2006- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Center for the Improvement of Teacher Education and Schooling (1996- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Teaching English Language Learners Program (2009- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Student Services Center (2008-2009)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Student Services (2009-2010)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Education Student Services (2010-)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Educational Advisement Center (1997-2003)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Educational Advisement and Certification Office (2003-2008)

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Career Placement Office-Education (2001-2010)

Subordinate unit: Brigham Young University. University Career Services (2010- )

Subordinate unit: David O. McKay School of Education. Field Services Office (2001-2008)

Sources

Brigham Young University Bulletin Undergraduate Catalog, 1997-98: p. 67 (David O. McKay School of Education established within Brigham Young University; Robert S. Patterson, dean; David O. McKay School of Education departments for the 1997-1998 school year; David O. McKay School of Education principal purposes)

Brigham Young University Bulletin Undergraduate Catalog, 2000-2001: p. 68 (Department of Counseling and Special Education changes to the Department of Counseling Psychology and Special Education)

Brigham Young University Bulletin Undergraduate Catalog, 2004-2005: p. 84 (K. Richard Young, dean)

Brigham Young University Bulletin Undergraduate Catalog, 2006-2007: p. 75 (Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology changes to the Department of Communications Disorders)

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2008-2009. Retrieved on 17 May 2010, from BYU online catalogs: http://saas.byu.edu/catalog/2008-2009ucat/colleges/Education.php (Student Services Center)

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2009-2010. Retrieved on 17 May 2010, from BYU online catalogs: http://saas.byu.edu/catalog/2009-2010ucat/colleges/Education.php (Student Services)

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2010-2011. Retrieved on 17 May 2010, from BYU online catalogs: http://saas.byu.edu/catalog/2010-2011ucat/colleges/Education.php (Education Student Services)

Phone call from BYU, David O. McKay School of Education, Dean’s Office, June 29, 2004: (College of Education changed its name to the David O. McKay School of Education on Sept. 11, 1996; not related to the David O. McKay Institute)

David O. McKay School of Education website, via WWW, May 29, 2013 (K. Richard Young, dean beginning in 2003)

BYU Magazine, Summer 2013: p. 18 (Mary Anne Prater succeeded K. Richard Young as dean)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00117

LCCN: n 2004110775

Creator: UPB