THE PEDAGOGICAL MISSION IN SUPERIOR EDUCATION Abdias Vieira de Mlo Figueredo After-Graduation Docncia in Superior Ensino – IV College Joaquin Nabuco Recife – Pernambuco December INTRODUCTION In the new society alicerada for the globalization, the biggest investment that if can make in the humanity is in the education, from there the necessity appears to rethink education. In superior education specifically, it must have as mission, the formation of the citizenship where the challenge is to reencantar the education with the socialization of the knowledge. Superior education has been questioned on the social paper. If it cannot forget that the advance in technological sciences has contributed very for dissemination of the information and the decentralization of the formation of the knowledge. Although we can observe the magnificent scientific and technological development, ameas of the continuity of the life in the planet was never observed so great, as the ecological disequilibrium, the storage of the garbage, the pollution, the scarcity of the water. Although the technological advance has proportionate the disruption of borders, still the intolerncia, the disrespect to the human rights grows, racism, the violence, the homofobia, the sexual exploration of our children. The education has commitments with the peace, with the formation of citizens directed toward one awareness of the human values, superior education cannot close the eyes for this reality. . he first to reply.