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LEARNING

We believe that all students can learn and that highly effective teaching and administration maximize best practices and student learning achievements. Effective teachers and administrators are highly educated, skilled, committed and compassionate. They ensure all students learn to the best of their ability.

LEADING

We believe education is a powerful tool with which to purposefully engage a diverse, global community. As our teacher and administrator candidates find their purpose and calling within education, they seek to lead others to reach their God-given potential in order for them to influence the changing world.

SERVING

The culture and Christian heritage of GCU promotes a spirit of servant leadership within the College of Education's faculty, staff and students so they can serve people within the broader educational community.

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College of Education's Mission

The College of Education inspires excellence in pedagogy and scholarship; advances reflective, innovative and collaborative teaching practices to maximize student learning and achievement; promotes servant leadership in educational communities; and engages a diverse and global community of learners with purpose and passion.

As a leading school for teaching, we take advantage of all opportunities to engage, instruct and inspire students of all ages. Our faculty incorporates modern teaching concepts and technology into everyday practices to help prepare you for an enriching career in education. 

Other reasons why educators choose GCU include: 

  • Initial teacher preparation options for bachelor's and master's degrees in education
  • College of Education programs are approved by the Arizona Department of Education1
  • Field experience, exam preparation and student teaching opportunities 
  • Small class sizes in our online college programs

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