Our School of Education offers a wide choice of programs that will prepare you to influence the hearts and minds of young learners in Lutheran, public, and private schools. All of our teacher education programs are approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and once you’ve successfully completed one of our programs you’ll be eligible for a Wisconsin teaching license.

Take a moment to explore our Departments and degree programs within to see how a CUW degree in Education can make a difference in the life of a child.

Department of Early Childhood Education

Nothing’s more precious than a child’s bubbling excitement and curiosity. That’s why you know your calling is a career that starts in the early childhood education department at Concordia University Wisconsin.

Department of Elementary Education

Our newly revised “leaner, not meaner” program creatively integrates course content to reduce required graduation credits to 120 (including 3 credits for electives).

Department of Global Outreach & Innovation

The Global Outreach and Innovation Department in the School of Education directs undergraduate field work and student teaching placements, both within the United States and internationally.

Department of Graduate Education

The Graduate Education department seeks to transform educators into servant leaders who pursue integrity and excellence in their professional services and personal lives.

Department of Secondary/K12 Education

What makes Concordia’s Secondary/K-12 Department unique is that it includes faculty with extensive middle school and high school teaching experience.

Department of Special Education

The special education department offers students three different licensable majors. All three majors allow students to apply for two teaching licenses with the Wisconsin department of public instruction.