In the Department of Teacher Education, undergraduates study traditional education and explore issues in the field of educational philosophy, theory and methodology through a variety of professional activities.
Education majors and minors develop knowledge and pedagogical skills through curriculum based on current research and effective practice. Students also have the opportunity to study at Webster University's international campuses, participate in conferences and prepare for teaching in diverse classroom environments.
Education Academic Programs
To read about specific program requirements, learning outcomes and how to apply, click on a program from the following list:
Education (BEd) with Certification in the following areas:
- Art (Grades K-12)
- Elementary Education
- Middle School (Grades 5-9) with a focus in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, or Social Studies
- Secondary Biology (Grades 9-12)
- Secondary Chemistry (Grades 9-12)
- Secondary English (Grades 9-12)
- Secondary Mathematics (Grades 9-12)
- Secondary Social Science (Grades 9-12)
- Special Education
- World Languages (French, German, or Spanish) (Grades K-12)
16th in the Midwest
Webster University continues to be highly ranked on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges report, now listed as 16th in Midwest Regional Universities and included in four best-of categories. This year, the University's score rose to its highest level since the ranking system was established.
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Highlights from the School of Education
Stephanie Mahfood Named Interim Dean of the School of Education
May 17, 2022
$2.7 Million TESL Program Grant Expected to Exceed Goals
May 12, 2022
In the News: Schuster, Lewis, Palmer, LaFlore, Cooper and Magnus
May 11, 2022
This is a round up of news stories that include significant mentions of Webster University or quote Webster students,...