Donna Ford Attallah College of Educational Studies

Changing Education. Changing the World.

The faculty, supported by four professional accreditations, strives to make a more just world through their teaching, scholarship and collaboration with local communities on various civic engagement initiatives.

Attallah College By the Numbers

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8 Degree Programs

From Bachelor's to Ph.D. in Education


Paid Graduate Fellowships & Assistantships

98 %

New Graduate Students Received Financial Assistance in 2021-2022

About the College
Dean Roxanne Greitz Miller

Message from the Dean

We invite you to learn how 2021-2022 challenged us to think and act in new ways and refine our vision to transform teaching, learning, and social communities toward an inclusive, equitable, and just world. I look forward to all that Attallah College has yet to come in its bright future.


Roxanne Greitz Miller, Ed.D.
Dean, Attallah College of Educational Studies
Donna Ford Attallah Professor of Teacher Education
Chapman University

Faculty Research Profile

Dr. Stephany Cuevas

Dr. Stephany Cuevas is an Assistant Professor of Education in the Attallah College of Educational Studies at Chapman University. She teaches in the Integrated Educational Studies (IES) program.


Dr. Cuevas' interdisciplinary research and practice focus on Latinx family engagement in students' higher education aspirations. Central to her research is the notion that Latinx students do not experience education in isolation, as sole compartmentalized, individual students. Her current research explores how family engagement shifts and changes as first-generation students advance in and complete their post-secondary trajectories.

Attallah College News

Changing Education. Changing the World.

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Attallah College Solutions Grants Attallah College Faculty Grant Success

Congratulations to the four Attallah College of Educational Studies faculty who are the principal and co-principal investigators for projects that were awarded over $24,000 from the inaugural Solutions Grants program.

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Iceland Travel Course Leadership in International Contexts

Attallah College Graduate and Ph.D. candidates explore leadership in Iceland! After three years of travel course cancellations in the pandemic, Dr. Dawn Hunter and Dr. Whitney McIntyre Miller were thrilled to bring their “Leadership in International Contexts” class to Iceland. 

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Chapman University Recognizes Dr. Jared T. Izumi Chapman University Recognizes Dr. Jared T. Izumi

Each year, Chapman University honors alumni who have proven themselves to be exceptional in their accomplishments. As leaders in education, organizations and communities, the honorees represent the finest values and achievements of Chapman alumni, and serve as role models for students and others in our community. Attallah College of Educational Studies honored Dr. Jared T. Izumi (M.A. and Ed.S. ’16) as the Distinguished Alumni Award recipient during the 2022 Homecoming celebration luncheon. 

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Centers and Partnerships

Attallah College runs, sponsors, and supports a variety of programs and centers on and off the Chapman University campus. Our goal is to improve educational experiences and enhance academic achievement, while providing Chapman students with real-world experience and positively impacting local K-12 students and the broader community.

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In keeping with our mission to develop skillful leadership and serve the community, the Attallah College of Educational Studies hosts numerous of events throughout the year, involving students, faculty, alumni, local educators, and the general public. These events range from guest lectures to larger-scale summits and forums.

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Research and Projects

Faculty in Attallah College conduct high-quality research that impacts education, from the local to international level. Via community-based centers and partnerships and ongoing research publications, our faculty strive to tackle the most pressing educational and social issues that confront communities, families, schools, and children.

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