Programs and experiences we offer
The Columbia College education department prepares students for Missouri teaching certification. We also work with graduate-level students to prepare them for leadership roles in schools and districts.Choosing the right program
The teacher certification programs is required for students seeking certification recommendation to the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
See how faculty make the department shine
Hamar leads future teachers into a whole new world
“[Columbia College's study abroad trip to Jamaica] is just one example that this college is committed to what’s good for students and our future teachers."
— Dr. Sandra Hamar, associate professor of Education, Main Campus in Columbia, MO