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Do you have a passion for teaching? When pursuing your education degree, you will be empowered with the knowledge and skill necessary to provide the best educational experience for kids of all ages. Whether you want to teach primary or secondary students, your degree from St. Kate’s will have you well on your way.

what can I do with a degree in Education?

When you major in education from St. Kate’s, you will be prepared to earn your teacher's license within the following three areas:

  • Elementary Education (K-6)
  • Secondary Education (5-12)
  • Kindergarten through Grade 12

what will I study?

As an education major at St. Kate’s, you will complete comprehensive coursework in:

  • Curriculum development
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Social studies
  • Physical education
  • Psychology
  • Relationship techniques

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why St. Kate’s?

At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.

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Major Course Requirements

Major Course Requirements

Explore the required, supporting and recommended courses.

Core Curriculum

Core Curriculum

The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.



Our faculty are active researchers, industry and academic award winners and influential members of professional organizations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.

The St. Kate’s Experience

The St. Kate’s Experience

This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.