Rigorous Preparation for Developing Lifelong Learners

In the School of Education, you’ll develop the skills you need to inspire a lifetime love of learning in children of all ages. In small classes with experienced faculty, you’ll:  

  • Study high-impact strategies for instruction.
  • Use technology to engage students and support their learning.
  • Explore methods to assess learning.
  • Build inclusive learning environments where all students thrive.

Through your courses and fieldwork, you’ll develop a deep understanding of ethics and responsibility in education. 

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Undergraduate Programs

Whether you want to work with students in elementary or secondary school, or with students who have learning differences, our supportive faculty and staff will help you reach your goals. They will guide you as you choose coursework, find meaningful fieldwork and student teaching experiences, and prepare for teacher certification.

(I) = In-Person    (O) = Online

A Bachelor of Arts degree is offered in:

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Graduate Programs

New and experienced educators will find a collaborative and rewarding learning environment, with fellow students who work in classrooms worldwide. In online classes that fit your schedule, you’ll explore your chosen content area and emerging trends in education. You’ll apply your knowledge in intensive field experiences at accredited schools near you.

(I) = In-Person    (O) = Online

A Master of Education is offered in:

A Graduate Certificate is offered in:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
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Our dedicated faculty are at the heart of providing academic instruction and a Pierce education. Learn more about our knowledgeable faculty and their areas of study.

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