Teacher Education

Additional Pennsylvania General Education Certification (PreK-4 or 7-12)

The Additional Pennsylvania General Education Certification program is for those who hold an initial state teaching certification in some area and would like to also be certified in either the PreK-4 or 7-12 general education grade bands.

M.Ed. Elementary Education & Pennsylvania State PreK-4 Certification (Dual Special Education PreK-8 certification option available)

The elementary teacher education program leads to a Master’s of Education (M.Ed.) degree and Instructional I certification that qualifies the candidate to teach in the public schools of Pennsylvania.

Five-Year Bachelor's plus Master's & Pennsylvania Teacher Certification

In just 5 years Lehigh University undergraduate students can earn their Bachelor's and Master of Education degrees plus Pennsylvania Teacher Certification in Early Elementary or Secondary Education.

M.Ed. Secondary Education & Pennsylvania State 7-12 Certification (M.A. and Dual Special Education 7-12 certification options available)

The secondary teacher education program leads to a Master’s of Education (M.Ed.) degree and Instructional I certification that qualifies the candidate to teach in the public schools of Pennsylvania.

M.Ed. or M.A. Teaching and Learning

Master of Education (M.Ed.) or Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Teaching and Learning (30 credit hour minimum). The 30 credit degree program comprises a 15 credit core (5 courses) and 15 credits of electives (5 courses).

Technology Use in the Schools Certificate

A 12 credit Lehigh Certificate program offered through the Teaching, Learning, and Technology Program.  Please note a Lehigh Certificate of Completion is not the same as a Pennsylvania Department of Education Certification. The program is aimed at post-certification inservice teachers, informal educators, and others seeking to expand their pedago

Ph.D. Teaching, Learning, & Technology

The doctorate in Teaching, Learning, and Technology (TLT) is a 48-credit, post master's Ph.D. program. The TLT Ph.D. program employs a scientist/practitioner model of learning. That is, research is not separate from application or practice.