A degree in education not only prepares you to be a teacher but also provides a path to inspiring in others a passion for learning. Whether you want to be a principal, college administrator, teacher or tutor, you’ll learn about classroom management, the psychology of students, and which teaching methods are most useful for different types of learners.

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Heritage offers multiple undergraduate program pathways to obtain your Washington State teaching certificate and Bachelor of Arts degree in education. We also offer a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education. If you have any questions, please reach out to the College of Education directly at or 509-865-8650.

HU Innovate

齐天娱乐国际官网HU Innovate is a teacher preparation program for a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education with an English Language Learners endorsement and emphasis in elementary STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). The program is four semesters, the last of which is a semester of student teaching in a classroom!

The course schedule for this program includes eight-week sessions that take place in the evenings or online. This program is ideal for candidates who are working their way through school and also have an interest in teaching with a STEM emphasis.


“The demand for skilled workers is directly linked to global competitiveness! Preparing teachers in methodologies of STEM Education offers opportunities for our teacher candidates to be highly marketable in the educational hiring process. Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics are leading the way in the elementary classrooms and districts across America. STEM literacy is a necessary component of a student’s future success and this success begins in the classroom!”

– Dr. Corey McKenna

 Early Childhood Studies

The degree is for students not looking to become certified teachers but who wish, rather, to enter or advance in careers with outside agencies and programs related to early childhood studies.

齐天娱乐国际官网Career opportunities: early learning teacher, program coordinator, home visitor, mentor/coach, child and family advocate, etc.

齐天娱乐国际官网This program is offered in 4 semesters, face-to-face and online. Apply for this program if you are an aspiring professional who wants to develop the knowledge, skills and leadership qualities needed to succeed when working with parents, teachers, and children seeking services.

Career Options

Elementary Education Teacher (Grades K-8)
Middle Level Education Teacher (Grades 4-9)
Secondary Education Teacher (Grades 5-12)

Degree Offerings

Education Department

Bachelor of Arts Degree, B.A.

Associate of Arts Degree, A.A.

Bachelor of Arts in Education Degree, B.A. Ed.

Program Faculty & Staff


Sara Adams

Adjunct Faculty

Ken Bergevin

齐天娱乐国际官网Chair, Education Administration Program

Douglas Berndt

Director, Data Management


Karen Campbell

Adjunct Faculty

Livia Castilleja

齐天娱乐国际官网Certification Officer


Douglas Christensen

齐天娱乐国际官网Adjunct Faculty

Rick Cole

齐天娱乐国际官网Associate Professor


Shari Foster

Graduate Programs Coordinator

Yusuf Incetas

Associate Professor


Jennifer Johann

Adjunct Faculty

Angela Johnson

Angela Johnson

Adjunct Faculty

Gloria Jones-Dance

Assistant Professor

Paul Landry

Associate Professor

Claudette Lindquist

Chair, Early Childhood Studies/Executive Director, HUELC


Margarita Magana


Kristen Maxwell

Director of Outreach and Recruitment

Corey McKenna

Project Director


Gretta Merwin

Adjunct Faculty

Joanie Monroy

齐天娱乐国际官网Associate Professor

Marisol Rodriguez-Price

Regional Director of CBC

Ed Rousculp

齐天娱乐国际官网Special Assistant for Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment & Director, CILT


Gary Street

Adjunct Faculty

Kari Terjeson

Chair, Department of Teacher Education


Raquel Vijarro

Office Assistant


Janet Wallace-Wheaton

Adjunct Faculty

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