No one prepares you for a career in education like Thomas More College because of our small class sizes, certified faculty, service learning opportunities, and excellent national teacher test results. Our Bachelor of Arts in Education degree helps you prepare for certification in any of the areas listed below. If you want to study the field of education but don't want to become a certified teacher, our Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies degree may be right for you.
Elementary Education (grades P-5)
Middle School Education (grades 5-9)
Secondary School Education (grades 8-12)
Art (grades P-12)
Business and Marketing (grades 5-12)
Spanish (grades P-12)
Theatre (grades P-12)
Chart Your Course
All education majors take the liberal arts core requirements, then specialize with these education courses:
- Introduction to Education
- Human Growth and Development
- Educational Psychology
- Boundaries Sequence in Cultural Diversity
- Methods Courses (Language Arts, Mathematics, Science or Social Studies)
- Clinical Seminars (appropriate grade levels)
- Field Experiences (elementary, middle or secondary levels)
- Student Teaching
More Ways To Get Involved
Thomas More education majors are invited to join Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society, as well as KEA-SP, the Kentucky Education Association Student Program, or the Education Club. Student Teaching Abroad opportunities are also available.
Get Real-Life Experience
At Thomas More College, you can put your passion for teaching to work in local public, private and parochial schools. Your field experiences will begin with your very first freshman education course and continue throughout the program, culminating with student teaching in your senior year. Student Teaching Abroad opportunities are also available to students.
For more information, contact:
Manish Sharma Ed.D.
Department of Education
Thomas More College