Students take general education courses and teacher education pre-requisite courses.
Donnelly College has partnered with Park University and Emporia State University to offer a teacher education program where you can earn a Bachelor of Science in Education. At Park you can become certified to teach at the elementary, middle, or secondary level. At Emporia State you can become certified to teach at the elementary level.
At Donnelly College you will take your general education courses and five of your pre-requisite courses needed to apply for admission to the teacher education program of your choice. Your advisors at Donnelly will support you in preparing for the admission and transfer process.
Donnelly serves non-traditional, first-generation college students. It is one of the most diverse schools in the Midwest area. Students embrace opportunity, live their faith and discover their potential.
The classroom experience at Donnelly is very supportive due to the small class sizes and individualized support from instructors. There are also many free student services on campus to support you in your academic, social, and career goals. In addition, your advisors will guide you every step of the way towards the admissions and transfer process to the teacher education program of your choice. The program is completed after 2 years at Donnelly followed by 2 years at a partner institution.
Your advisors at Donnelly will support you in preparing for the admission and transfer process.
If eligible, Donnelly will offer scholarships. Work study is also available.
Loans can be obtained through the school.
Work study opportunities are determined per individual student.
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- High School
- Hands-On Experience
Practicum sites are provided. Service projects are included.
- Preparation for Diverse Populations
We have small class sizes and allow you to work in an urban school district.
- Mentoring & Coaching
You’ll receive connections with teaching professionals.
- Program Commitment to Improvement & Excellence
It is our desire to offer the best and most prepared students to teach in the urban environment. We offer opportunities to practice the craft with that in mind.