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 skills to succeed in the challenging and rewarding field of education.
Baker School of Education
Baker is known for training exemplary educators.
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.
Program for Physical Education & Health Education
In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of physical education and health (preK-12) must complete the following 50 hours of courses with a grade of C or better: