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.
Creativity, Problem Solving, Critical Thinking
Develop the skillls to succeed in the challenging and rewarding field of education.
Hands-On Classroom Experience
Long before graduation, Baker students work closely with area schools to secure student teaching positions and jobs after graduation.
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
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.
Program for Vocal Music Education
In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of vocal music (preK-12) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better. The music education curriculum is divided into courses to enhance understanding of music theory, music history and music pedagogy and performance courses to provide a solid foundation in music performance.
Two of the following four courses:
In addition, you will earn credit in two of these three courses depending on the major performance area: