The School of Education at CCU offers educational programs to train future teachers to be prepared for the rigors of the educational community—both private and public. Small class sizes and evening and weekend courses make getting your education degree convenient and easier for all types of busy schedules. CCU offers a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. CCU also offers post baccalaureate educator licensing in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Special Education and Alternative Education. Learn more about the Adult Degree Completion Admissions Process or complete the adult undergraduate admission application online today to get started on your new journey right away!

6 Professional Resources for Special Education Teachers

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Dr. Marla J. Lohmann is an assistant professor in Colorado Christian University’s Master of Education in Special Education program. She currently serves as the chair of the Council for Exceptional Children Faith-Based Schools & Organizations Caucus. Dr. Lohmann has been married to her husband Mark for 13 years and is the mother of four young … Continued

4 Careers You Can Get With a Master’s in Special Education

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According to the National Center for Education Statistics, “In 2014-15, the number of children and youth ages 3-21 receiving special education services was 6.6 million — or 13 percent of all public school students.” Because of the large percentage of children with special needs in the United States, experienced and educated professionals are in demand. … Continued

Find Out Which Master’s Program is Right for You

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In today’s professional world, an impressive resume can take you from an entry-level job to a six-figure career. The difference between you and the person who gets hired for the position you were seeking could be an extra degree, certificate, or training course. That’s why it’s so important to consistently add experience and education to … Continued

Teacher FAQs – How Much do Teachers Make?

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Are you interested in going to school to become a teacher? Education is one of the top fields for the most in-demand jobs in the U.S. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, “3.6 million elementary and secondary school full-time-equivalent (FTE) teachers were engaged in classroom instruction in the fall of 2015.” If you’re … Continued

How to Become a Master Teacher

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Within education, there are many different standards for what specifies a teacher as an expert. A term that is coined regularly among professionals in education is master teacher. If you’re asking yourself, “What is a master teacher?” – you’re not alone. Rather than it being an award or specific honor to add to your resume, … Continued