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Explore a range of majors and minors with nearly limitless opportunities to launch your career.

Graduate Programs

Grow as a leader and advance in your profession with one of our graduate programs for women and men.

Adult Learning and Degree Completion

Elevate your career with degree-completion and licensure/certificate programs.

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Education Programs

help teach the world a better way to learn

Think of that teacher whom you’ll never forget: the one who ignited your interest in a new topic, who always encouraged you and who pushed you to achieve more than you ever thought possible. If you’ve dreamed of taking your place at the front of the classroom and becoming that teacher for others, then Alverno is the place for you.

Early Childhood/Elementary (Birth to Grade 3)

As a teacher with a focus on early childhood, kindergarten and primary grades, you can use your creativity to instill a sense of curiosity and discovery in young minds.

Elementary and Middle Education (Grades K-9)

As an elementary and middle education teacher, you’ll help students grow and flourish during their most formative years.

Secondary Education

As a secondary education teacher, you’ll share your passion for your content area while equipping middle and high school students with the knowledge and skills they need to grow into effective citizens.

Special Education

Our licensable minor will prepare you to help ensure that all students receive the education that meets their individual needs.

Urban Early Childhood Outdoor Preschool Environmental Education Program (ECOPEEP) Certificate with Badge

In partnership with the Urban Ecology Center, Alverno College is proud to offer a digital badge and professional certificate in Urban Early Childhood Outdoor Preschool Environmental Education.

Paraprofessional to Teacher Licensure

This streamlined path to licensure and a bachelor's degree is open to men and women who are practicing paraprofessionals.

Add-on licensures

Alverno offers an array of add-on licensures for already-licensed teachers, including reading and administrative leadership.

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Master of Arts in Education

Become an innovative educator with a Master of Arts in Education.

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Doctorate in Education

Teach the world a better way to learn with a Doctorate of Education. 

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"Alverno gives education majors a lot of hands-on experience through field placements and student teaching. We also learn about best practices and explore the different pedagogies."

- Valencia, education major, class of 2021

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