Department of Teacher Education

Ready to pursue your dream of teaching?

The Teacher Education Department in the College of Education and Human Services offers many undergraduate and graduate programs that lead to initial teacher preparation in selected teaching fields and selected age levels. Teacher Education also offers several advanced professional programs for current teachers seeking advanced study and/or additional teaching credentials.

Success Stories

Mark Winters started his 25-year career in the military during his freshman year at Wright State when he joined the Army ROTC.
Kevin Cornell, a two-time Wright State graduate, teaches kids about science through his popular YouTube channel.

Department News

Junior Teresa Rapking named Wright State Student Employee of the Year

Teresa Rapking majors in early childhood education and works as a student assistant in the Office of the Registrar.

Strolling down memory lane

Retired Wright State professor Gary Barlow helps preserve the university’s priceless history with his gift to the Archives Center
In appreciation of his gift to the Discover Your Story campaign, one of the rooms in the Archives Center will be named the Dr. Gary Barlow Conference Room.

Collaboration with National Science Teachers Association benefits Wright State teacher candidates

Partnership with the National Science Teachers Association provides Wright State education majors with a world of science information.

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