Welcome to the College of Education we're excited to help you find the program that best fits your career goals and aspirations. From the time you begin your studies until graduation, you'll work with an academic advisor who will be there to ensure you get the most out of your academic experience.
To begin your academic journey, apply through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and select "College of Education" as your program of study. Students are admitted to our programs directly from high school or another institution of higher learning.
Explore becoming a teacher in early and elementary, secondary or special education
Explore becoming top-notch educator. By completing one of the below programs, you can earn a Michigan Standard Teaching Certificate at a variety of grade levels which include Birth through K, PK-3, or 3-6. You can also add additional teachable areas to become one of the most prepared and marketable teaching candidates in Michigan.
Please see the appropriate Advising and Curriculum Guides for more information.
- Explore programs in applied behavior analysis, community health, exercise and sport science and sport management
Accelerated Graduate Enrollment program (AGRADE)
The Accelerated Graduate Enrollment (AGRADE) programs are available to academically strong students completing B.S. degrees in the below areas. AGRADE allows students to begin master's degree coursework while simultaneously completing their bachelor's degree. Specific coursework taken during a student's senior year (up to 16 credits) can simultaneously qualify toward the bachelor’s and master's degrees. This allows motivated students the opportunity to complete the requirements for both degrees in an accelerated format. To be eligible for AGRADE, undergraduate students must be in progress of completing 90+ credits and have a 3.30 overall GPA in one of the programs below. An application is required. If interested, please discuss with your academic advisor.
Explore Minors offered in the College of Education
Students from other colleges, as well as those in the College of Education, may choose to pursue one of our minors. Students pursuing these programs must fill out the external applicant change of major form online.
- Undergraduate Certificate offered in the College of Education