Our School of Education presents opportunities for both current and potential educators at every level. Ideal for teachers who wish to further their education as their career progresses, these programs are designed to serve the evolving needs of today’s educators.

Potential Careers Include:

Elementary School Teacher
Special Education Teacher

Industry Trends

Student enrollment in kindergarten and elementary schools is expected to increase over the coming decade. At the same time, schools will place increased focus on evaluating curriculum and teacher effectiveness. This presents an opportunity for professionals with training in teaching and education. The number of education, training, and library occupations is projected to grow eight percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. About 697,600 new jobs are projected to be added from 2014 to 2024. State and local accountability measures – such as test scores and graduation rates – and the need to translate data and results into actionable goals will prompt the need for instructional coordinators and mentors for both staff and students.


697k
New Jobs Being Created, 2014 to 2024

8%
Growth in Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Students & Alumni

Current Student
Heather Roberson
B.S. in Social Studies with Teacher Certification

I homeschooled both of my sons and as they got older, I really wanted to invest in my family’s future using everything I’ve done through homeschooling. Granite State’s undergraduate education program was a natural transition for me.

Heather Roberson|Class of 2018
Alumni
Amber Dubois
B.A. in English Language Arts with Teacher Certification

I couldn’t imagine pursuing any career other than teaching. I started with a teacher prep. program at my local community college and today, I’m pursuing a Transfer Pathway program to get my bachelor’s degree at Granite State.

Amber Dubois|Class of 2016

Teacher Certification

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification

We offer Initial and Additional Teacher Certifications, as well as Advanced Endorsements for Special Education Teachers.

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Bachelor's Degrees with Teacher Certification

A selection of our undergraduate programs include teacher certification options in special education.

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