The School of General Education is one of the Seven (7) Academic Schools in Federal College of Education Okene. The School Services all other academic Schools; hence, it is usually referred to as, the mother of all the schools.
It has been known as the School of Education until the appointment of Dr. Umar Hassan as the College Provost. It was him that created two additional Schools out of the School of Education and re-named the school as, the school of General Education.
The school a staff strength of one hundred and seven, eighty one teaching staff and twenty six non-teaching staff.
Twelve library staff who participate in the teaching of library studies in the Department of General Studies Education are included in the staff strength of the school. The school has fifteen chief lecturers and thirteen Ph.D holders. Six other staff of the school are currently undergoing their Ph.D studies
The previous Deans of the school are:
M.O Ashinze – 1991-1992
O.B.E Adeniyi (deceased) – 1992-1995
Fr. J.J. Onotu (deceased) – 1994-1997
I. S. Osasana – 1997-1999
B.O. Ayozie – 1999-2003
Suleiman Joseph – 2003-2007
Thomas O. Ezeali -Ag Dean, February-July, 2005
Maimunat O. Abdulazeez – Dean, 2007-2011
Stephen S. Okpanachi – Dean, 2012-2016
Abdullahi Sango – Dean, 2016-2017
INNOCENT ONYEANUNA ENE, Ph.D. fcai
Dean, School of General Education