Education

Make a difference that lasts with an education degree from Northern Vermont University.

North elevates thinking and gives rise to new theories and ideas. North changes perspectives and brings people together. North answers the call to action and keeps lifting our communities. With an education degree from Northern Vermont University, you’ll make a lasting impact in the lives of children and communities
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Education majors at Northern Vermont University build skills to lead the next generation by learning to master technologies, work with diverse student populations, and adapt to change. As a student teacher, you’ll get in the classroom early on to ensure the major is a good fit. And throughout your studies, you’ll gain invaluable experience in actual classrooms, working with seasoned teachers who will help you shape your own direction as an educator. As a teacher education student, you'll get theoretical and in-the-classroom training to prepare you to teach with a range of student populations, from special needs students, integtrated elementary school students, early childhood students, and secondary level students. 

You’ll graduate well-prepared to pursue licensure from programs that have produced award-winning teachers over the years. Our teacher preparation programs are approved by the Vermont Board of Education. Vermont teaching licenses are accepted reciprocally by many other states.