The Teacher Education programs of the College of Liberal Arts & Education prepare effective and responsible professional teachers who have a commitment to the implementation of the Education Department's Code of Professional Ethics.
This professional teacher will have an impact on school reform, the community, and society into the 21st century. Education faculty assists students to become ethical, caring, value-directed persons who possess a commitment to urban society and social justice.
Students gain competency in the art and science of teaching from a research knowledge base, and continue to be inquiring-reflective educators. The cosmopolitan nature of the Detroit metropolitan area provides an ideal setting for the education of the professional teacher.
Teacher Education with State of Michigan certification is available in four areas: