Earn your Wisconsin teaching license and master's degree through Concordia's accelerated program for teacher licensure.

With this online program for teacher licensure, you can earn your masters of education with teacher licensure in Wisconsin. Combine a teaching license program with a masters degree in this two-in-one program.

Cost Per Credit$630
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Careers
  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • Elementary Teacher
Program Overview

Accelerated Teacher Licensure Program

The Concordia Accelerated Programs for Teacher Licensure prepare students to earn initial teacher licensure for Early Childhood, Elementary, Special Education, or Secondary education through the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. Teachers can also earn their add-on licensure for ESL, Bilingual, and Gifted and Talented. We strive to inspire our teacher candidates to become servant leaders in the field of education. Our curriculm emphasizes working with diverse student populations, becoming reflective practitioners, and understanding how to differentiate instruction to meet the academic needs of all learners. 

What to Expect
  • Classes are small and students receive personal attention from faculty, who are top leaders in their field
  • Online and center-location options allow you the flexibility to shoose your own electives and program completion time
  • Portfolio-based assessment process aligned with the Core Propositions of the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards
  • You would learn techniques to provide more opportunities for student engagement and to enhance learning
  • Ideal for working adults who wish to achieve their dream of becoming a licensed teacher in Wisconsin while earning their Master's Degree in Educaiton - Teaching and Learning
Concentrations / Specializations

A program to earn a license while getting your masters:

For those who do not have a teaching license:

The Concordia Accelerated Program for Teacher Licensure (CAPTL) is a performance-based teacher preparation program available for those who have previously earned a bachelor's degree and are seeking initial licensure in the following, with a Masters Degree:

For those who do have a teaching license:

The Master's in Education-Teaching and Learning program offers a variety of options, many of which include additional licensure in the following areas:

Licensure / Certifications
Earn Initial Teacher Licensure, Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary, Special Education, ESL, Bilingual, Gifted and Talented, and Alternative Education
Locations

In addition to our main and online campuses, Concordia has center locations which offer accelerated undergraduate and graduate programs close to where you live and work. The Accelerated Program for Teacher Licensure program is available at the following:

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