Kristy Thrasher De la Cruz, ’96, serves as principal at a middle school in New York City. She and her school were recently featured in The New York Times. Read More
Creativity, Problem Solving, Critical Thinking
Develop the skillls to succeed in the challenging and rewarding field of education.
Reach the Next Generation of Learners
Baker's reputation for producing top teachers puts you in high demand.
Confidence to Guide
After leaving Baker, you will have not only the necessary knowledge but also the confidence to take on a classroom of your own.
Hands-On Classroom Experience
Long before graduation, Baker students work closely with area schools to secure student teaching positions and jobs after graduation.
Baker School of Education
Baker is known for training exemplary educators.
Program for Elementary Education
In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of elementary education (K-6) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better:
One supporting course from two of the following areas, 3 hours each: