UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS
Programs within the Education Department at Our Lady of the Lake University prepare you to be a professional educator who understands and meets the needs of a diverse student population. Our Lady of the Lake University's Education Department prepares the professional educator to understand and meet the comprehensive needs of a diverse student population. Graduates of our programs are committed to being life long learners, who are called to serve children, families, and community, and to provide innovative practices as leaders in their field.
Formal entry into the teacher education program is open to juniors who meet the program admission requirements.
Teacher Preparation Programs
The undergraduate degree teacher preparation programs prepare you for one of the following certification areas:
Early Childhood through Grade 6 Certification
Students wishing to earn EC-6 certification pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. Specializations are available in
- Special Education
Grades 7 through 12 Certification
Students working toward certification for grades 7-12 pursue a major and a minor in the chosen teaching field with a minor in Education. Certification is available in:
All Level Certification
Students working toward certification for all level (EC-12) pursue a major with Education as the minor in the chosen teaching field. Certification is available in:
Jerrie Jackson, PhD
Chair, Education Department
Our Lady of the Lake University
411 S.W. 24th Street
San Antonio, Texas 78207
210-434-6711, ext. 2698
Our Lady of the Lake University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Our Lady of the Lake University that fall under one of these areas: (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.