A significant number of new teaching positions are created every year as a result of the retirement of the country’s veteran "baby boomer" teachers.
To help fill these important positions, Drexel’s bachelor of science degree is ideal for those who wish to major in education. The B.S. degree offers a direct path into teaching with multiple certification area options.
Drawing on the University’s state-of-the-art resources and instructional models, students acquire a thorough grounding in the latest learning theories and applications with an option to qualify for certification in the following major areas:
The School of Education at Drexel University offers a rich content and methods-based credential program grounded in research, leadership and technology innovation. Education students learn to apply collaborative strategies in instruction, establishing a lifelong model for professional growth.
In the competitive field of undergraduate educational study, Drexel’s Education major is the only teacher certification program that includes a six-month cooperative education experience. Students obtain an industry position during their sophomore year that relates to the field of education and/or their area of certification.
BS in Education Part-time/Degree Completion Programs:
The School of Education offers several options for a convenient and highly flexible program, Drexel’s B.S. in Education provides a variety of formats to accommodate a broad range of individual needs:
Students receive a high-level of support from Drexel’s faculty of educational leaders and scholars as they navigate the program and graduate with an invaluable credential, fully prepared to join a new force of 21st century teachers.
More information on the BS in Education is available on the Teacher Education website.