To promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.
ED is divided in three main offices: the Office of the Secretary, Office of the Deputy Secretary, and the Office of the Under Secretary. Each office is divided further to create a total of twenty-five offices. Learn more about the organizational structure or see a complete list of offices.
When searching for a federal job, we recommend that you look at an agency’s website as well as on USAJOBS.gov to make sure you see all of the postings for that specific agency.
The Best Places to Work rankings measure employee satisfaction and commitment and draws on responses from nearly 421,000 federal employees across 379 federal agencies and subcomponents. In the 2016 edition, the ED ranked 22nd out of 27 midsize agencies.Learn more