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Earn your Education degree and help foster the love of learning.

The field of education is constantly evolving – and as a new or current teacher, you must be equipped to successfully navigate the developments. Impact student learning with the skills you'll need to individualize instruction, address State Standards, incorporate technology into your lesson plans – and more with an education degree. You’ve realized your potential – and now you have the opportunity to help others realize theirs.

We offer a range of education degree programs at the Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral level, from early childhood education to education administration. Whether you're embarking on an entirely new career path toward teacher licensure – or you're looking to build upon your current skillset with continuing education, you’ll get the support and resources you’ll need. Your success is our goal – and through a series of program assessments, we’ll ensure you're gaining the skills and expertise you'll need to be an effective educator. Earn your education degree online or on-campus – and prepare for career opportunities for yourself.

Balance school with life by taking one course at a time, online or at a campus near you. Learn from curriculum designed with your future in mind – and taught by instructors averaging 24 years of professional experience. Fulfill your desire to shape the minds of our next generation of leaders by earning an on-campus or online education degree.

You believe in the power of knowledge and you’re ready to make a difference in the lives of others. Explore our education degree programs and find a program that suits your needs.

To ensure compliance with CAEP requirements, the Education Preparation Programs are required to prominently display Annual Reporting Measures. The information below is listed to meet CAEP reporting requirements for the Utah and Hawaii CAEP accredited programs. Given the low “n” of the Utah and Hawaii programs and their teach-out status, unless specified, the data provided represents aggregate data for University of Phoenix College of Education students.

The following programs offered by the College of Education are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), a specialized accrediting body. Following a merger of accreditors, NCATE accreditation is administered by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).


Programs accredited at the Hawaii Campus:

  • Bachelor of Science in Education/Elementary Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Elementary Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Secondary Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Special Education

Following programs are accredited at the Utah Campus:

  • Bachelor of Science in Education/Elementary Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Elementary Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Secondary Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Special Education
  • Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision

Do you still have questions? Request additional information  or call 866.484.1815 for guidance and enrollment assistance.

Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.

Education Programs

Discover what the College of Education has to offer, among much more.

Your Tuition Guarantee

We’ve lowered tuition and locked it in. So you can count on tuition that’s as dependable as your education. 

Applicable coursework

Prepare for a career beyond the classroom with coursework that includes field work and student teaching, ensuring you’re ready to take on whatever lies ahead in your future.

Customized degree programs

Customize your on-campus or online education degree with one of many specializations – such as early childhood education, special education or education administration, plus more.

When you earn a college degree,
your kids take notice.

Parents who earn their college degree, can set the course for their kids to do the same. Check out this article to show your kids why it’s never too late to pursue their dreams. Or fill out your info below and we’ll email the article to you, along with more information about the University and our programs in the future.

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Which area of education is best for you?

Whether you’re looking to become a preschool or kindergarten teacher or want to expand your skillset and further your career in the higher education arena, you’ll find many options at the College of Education. Explore our areas of interest and choose courses that are relevant and interesting to you. Earn your education degree online or on-campus – and learn from curriculum designed with your career in mind. Take charge of your future, we're behind you.

Practical application

You know that educators do so much more than teach. Help others reveal their own skills and talents. Be an inspiration. Earn your on-campus or online education degree from University of Phoenix – and help bring out the best in others.

Ready? Let's talk.

Whether you’re entering your teaching career or arming yourself with credentials and focusing on professional development, we’ll provide you with the skills to impact others in the classroom and in your community. Fill out the request for information form and we’ll put you in touch with an enrollment representative.