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School of Education and Leadership

Become a teacher who shapes the world. At Hamline, you'll grow from an educator into a practitioner, researcher, and leader-advocate. We guide you on your professional journey, whether you’re earning a first or additional teaching license, a certificate, a master’s, or a doctorate.

Our innovative curriculum prepares you to engage learners in different contexts and communities, with a rich understanding of the various systems that affect your practice. You'll graduate primed to shape a more equitable, sustainable world from your first day with your students.

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Graduate programs

From an EdD, Educational Specialist, Administrative Licensure, or master’s degrees in education, environmental education, literacy education, and TESOL, Hamline has the right program for you.

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Teaching license programs

Whether you're interested in becoming a teacher or are already a teacher looking to add areas of expertise, Hamline’s initial licensure and diverse additional licensure programs are ready for your needs.

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Graduate certificates

You'll learn quickly in these shorter programs and put your new skills and knowledge to work right away. If you earn a certificate on its own, you can apply it to your future graduate degree.

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Undergraduate education program

This degree readies you for your future in education and tailors your courses to prepare you for your first teaching license. You can also earn graduate credit toward your master’s degree in teaching.

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Leadership minor

Leadership ability is one of the top skill sets employers are looking for. With this minor, you’ll identify and develop your unique leadership style.