Department of Education

The Greensboro College Teacher Education Program has been recognized as a leader in teacher preparation in North Carolina.

Through in-class and hands-on learning, such as internships and field experiences, education majors gain real classroom experience and enter the profession as highly qualified teachers. Learning in a supportive, interactive environment that focuses on ethics, codes of conduct and professional teaching standards, students will examine their biases, dispositions and values, and build their potential to make the world a better place by dedicating their lives to future generations.

Education, B-K (B.A., B.S.) Major

Students focus on educating and caring for children from birth through kindergarten.

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Education, Elementary K-6 (B.A., B.S.) Major

Students focus on educating and caring after elementary-aged children from kindergarten through sixth grade.

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Education, Middle Grades, Language Arts/Social Studies (B.A.) Major

Students interested and committed to teaching language arts and social studies can earn a bachelor of arts degree in secondary education.

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Education, Middle Grades, Mathematics/Science (B.S.) Major

Students interested and committed to teaching math and science to middle school children can earn a bachelor of science degree in secondary education.

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Education, Special (General and Adapted) (B.A., B.S.)

Students focus on educating and caring for children of all ages with special needs. This program was the first in North Carolina, and it remains one of the top education programs at Greensboro College.

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B.A. or B.S. in Human Development and Family Science (interdisciplinary)

For students who want to give families and children their voices in the community to fulfill their dreams and goals.

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Rebecca F. Blomgren
Dean, School of Education, and Director of Teacher Education

336-272-7102, ext. 5262
email: blomgrenr@greensboro.edu

Accolades

As we share our excitement for teaching and learning, we hope to inspire future teachers to share their own excitement with their future students as well.

  • We have a 100% passing rate on North Carolina licensing exams.
  • Employment of 90%-plus of student teachers
  • Employers and candidates report they are well prepared for the job

JOIN US ON YOUR JOURNEY.

Take the first step toward becoming who you were meant to be.

Greensboro College’s Fall Showcase Day takes place all day Tuesday, Nov. 19. It’s free and open to the public, and there’s a full schedule here.