College of Education and Learning Design

Centers and Support Offices

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Serving Students at Every Stage of Their Career

The College of Education and Learning Design’s support centers and offices bolster your education every step of the way. Whether you’re an incoming freshman, a first-year teacher, or a professional pursuing a doctorate, we have the resources and hands-on help to guide your education. 

COELD Advising and Student Success Center

The College of Education and Learning Design Advising and Student Success Center works with students throughout their educational journey. Our center goes beyond advising by providing intentional support wherever you need it, including connecting you with faculty, helping you explore involvement opportunities, and making referrals to other university resources. 


Office of Clinical Experiences (OCE)

The Office of Clinical Experiences partners with area school districts to secure field experience and student teaching placements for students in the College of Education and Learning Design. Every semester, we help nearly 500 teacher candidates find high-quality placements in local Minnesota schools, where they gain first-hand classroom experience.  


Lindgren Early Learning Center

Lindgren Early Learning Center provides on-campus childcare for student parents and faculty. Our center is dedicated to providing the highest quality care, as well as educational opportunities that give children the skillsets they need to thrive. 



GuaranTEACH is St. Cloud State’s commitment to the post-graduation success of our education students. During your first three years of teaching, you can problem solve with small groups of new educators, explore webinars and research summaries, and access resources to support your transition from college to career. 


Center for Doctoral Studies

The Center for Doctoral Studies supports the needs of all doctoral students at St. Cloud State, including those enrolled in programs offered by the College of Education and Learning Design. From easing the transition to the Doctoral Studies program to assisting with your dissertation, our center provides a directory of resources to utilize as you pursue your advanced degree.  


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