Education Degrees at Southeastern

Students in the Education programs at Southeastern develop effectiveness in communication, leadership and other skills necessary for teaching across the various areas and grade ranges of PK through 12 education. The curriculum requires a solid background of child development and instructional methodology for students as well as essential content courses in math, science and the humanities, varying by age and grade ranges. A strong emphasis is placed on relevant field experiences throughout the program, and students gain the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to have a positive impact on student achievement.

Other Concentrations




Program Highlights

  • Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation / National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

  • Course objectives and learner outcomes aligned with the COMPASS / National Institute for Excellence in Teaching, and the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium

  • The TeachLivE virtual-rehearsal classroom featuring real-time avatars with unique characteristics is available for students to practice classroom management, pedagogy and content teaching skills in a virtual environment

  • Service-learning opportunities such as the highly acclaimed Early Childhood EXPO in collaboration with the Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

  • A variety of field experiences to prepare candidates for a successful teaching career at the appropriate level

  • Honors curriculum available


Student Orgs & Activities

Kappa Delta Pi

Phi Delta Kappa

Phi Kappa Phi

Southeastern Education Association for Students