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Degree Programs

Department of Teacher Education

It takes a
well-trained teacher to make a positive impact on students.

You know that the learning that goes on in a classroom is about more than graded papers and exams—it’s also about personal and emotional growth and development. And you want to help the students of tomorrow become the best versions of themselves that they can be. That journey starts here. Build the foundation of a fulfilling career as an educator with a degree from the Department of Teacher Education.

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Degrees

An education that enriches. 

Whether you’re interested in early childhood education, want to build a foundation of knowledge to pass on to middle school or high school students, or desire a teaching position outside of schools, you’ll find the degree you’re looking for at Purdue Fort Wayne.

MINORS AND CERTIFICATionS

Enhance your degree with a minor or certificate.

A minor or certification from the Department of Teacher Education will provide you with the skills and experience to become an educator in ways that reach well beyond the classroom.

Minor
Early Childhood
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Certification
Early Childhood Education, Preschool–Grade 3
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Certification
Elementary Education
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Certification
Secondary Education
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Transition to Teaching

Do more with your degree.

This program will allow you to pair a teaching certification with your existing degree.

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Step forward today.

Take your first step toward making your mark on the world by pursuing a degree from Purdue Fort Wayne.