• Abbigale Duncan ?18 works hands on with students in the classroom during her student teaching exp...
    Abbigale Duncan ’18 works hands on with students in the classroom during her student teaching experience.
  • Holly Britt current M.Ed. student presents her Action Research at the B.G. Raines Forum.
    Holly Britt current M.Ed. student presents her Action Research at the B.G. Raines Forum.
  • Student Teaching in an elementary Physical Education classroom.
    Student Teaching in an elementary Physical Education classroom.
  • Teacher Prep students talking about their classroom experiences in the public school setting.  St...
    Teacher Prep students talking about their classroom experiences in the public school setting.  Students are given many opportunities to visit the classroom during their time at E&H.

When you choose Emory & Henry’s education program, you will benefit from working with highly respected experts in primary and secondary education.

On our campus, ninety percent of our students take part in at least one public school field experience every semester. Students observe and teach in area classrooms over the entire course of their program. Our professors prepare you for your future classroom through lively discussion, student presentations, and opportunities to practice effective teaching methods in a variety of settings.


Degrees

  • Masters of Education, Education- Professional Studies Master of Education, 5-year Program

    Students may select a five year program leading to the appropriate bachelor’s degree and a professional studies master of education degree. This option provides more subject area content for teacher preparation students at the undergraduate level and significant professional preparation in the fifth year. Students may also select a special education option that meets the endorsement requirements for special education - general curriculum K-12. Students must complete at least 32 semester hours at the graduate level to receive the master’s degree.

  • Masters of Education, Education- Professional Studies Master of Education: Special Education- General Curriculum K-12 Endorsement Track

    Students may select a five year program leading to the appropriate bachelor’s degree and a Professional Studies Master’s degree while meeting the certification requirements for endorsement in special education-general curriculum K-12. Students in this track also meet certification requirements for general education endorsements. This option provides more subject area content for teacher preparation students at the undergraduate level and significant professional preparation in the fifth year.

  • Master of Arts in Education, History

    To provide a degree appropriate for a person seeking certification to teach history or social studies with endorsement for Virginia and states with reciprocal agreements concerning credentials. To provide the proof required for competency and mastery according to federal guidelines

  • Masters of Education, Professional Studies Master of Education, Fast Track Program

    A Fast Track Master in Education (M.Ed.) degree is available for students who hold a bachelor’s degree in a teachable area but lack the professional studies (teacher preparation) requirements. This program can be completed in one academic year, usually two semesters and one summer course, and leads to initial licensure to teach in the chosen grade or subject.

World of Work

  • <h4 class="lw_blurbs_title"/><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop skills in leadership, communication, project management, problem-solving, research, and program innovation.</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Build a results eportfolio that showcases your work and documents your growth as a professional.</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Project-based learning builds professional contacts and skills while working on-site with external businesses and nonprofit organizations.</span></li></ul></div>

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