TEACHER EDUCATION

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Department of Teacher Education
Weber State University
1304 University Circle
Ogden, UT 84408-1304

Phone: 801-626-7171
E-mail: education@weber.edu

What can I do with a degree in Teacher Education?

Inspire young minds by becoming a licensed teacher of elementary education, composite elementary education/special education, or early childhood education. Education majors also can choose to become secondary education teachers or pursue advanced degrees in administration or counseling. Teaching majors gain extensive practical experience during their Weber State University program.

What will I learn in the program?

You will be prepared to be an effective educator with opportunities for continued professional development. Various endorsements and specializations make it possible to tailor your education to your goals.

  • Elementary education majors can study children's literature, interpersonal skills for teachers and managing diverse classrooms.
  • Elementary education/special education majors may learn about creative processes in elementary school, family relations, working with parents and the psychology of adolescence.
  • Secondary education majors can study human development, contemporary health issues of adolescents and teaching reading and writing in the content areas.

Degrees available

  • Bachelor's degree (major or minor)
    • Elementary Education
    • Special Education
  • Licensure in Secondary Education
    • Gifted Education Endorsement
    • Special Education Endorsement
    • Mathematics Endorsement
    • Basic Reading Endorsement
    • Basic Reading Endorsement
    • Emphasis in Bilingual Education

What is the application process?

The department processes applications twice a year. A limited number of applicants are admitted in March for Fall Semester and in October for Spring Semester. For more information, log on to programs.weber.edu/tedadvise.


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