Degree Completion Teacher Education Programs

Planning to become a teacher? Complete your bachelor’s degree and become a licensed educator in a school district near you.

Launch your career in teaching

With tracks, endorsements, and a variety of other specialized fields, we have the education program you need to succeed.

Teacher Education Programs
Make a Difference

Advance your career in the classroom and make an impact on children of today and all of our future.

Feel Prepared

BVU's education programs will provide you with extensive and varied field experience opportunities.

Flexible Formats

Classes are provided in convenient 8-week sessions and are delivered in a variety of formats.

Meeting Iowa's Special Education Needs

There continues to be a shortage of special educators in Iowa and across the country. In fact, one in three rural schools, and one in ten urban schools, have special education positions that remain unfilled or are filled by unqualified staff. BVU’s comprehensive special education program is specifically designed to combat this crisis.

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Excellent Instruction

"The instructors are amazing, flexible, and understand that we have lives outside of school. I’m building on my knowledge one class after another, which is preparing me to become the educator I want to be. My family is so proud."

— Cheyenne Ruby
Move Forward

No matter the path you choose to pursue in the field of education, BVU has a variety of programs that will suit your needs.


"I teach my students different ways to handle things when they get frustrated, which I learned in my psychology class at BVU." -Melanie Kuchel


Our teacher mentors have the real-life experience necessary to provide the knowledge required in Iowa classrooms today.

Teach Grant Program

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides up to $4,000 per year in grants for students who intend to teach full-time in high-need subject areas for at least four years at schools that serve students from low-income families. Students must meet all eligibility requirements.

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