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About The Department

Vision and Mission

The School of Education at Whitworth is widely recognized for preparing teachers, administrators and counselors whose exemplary professional skills are matched only by their commitment to those they serve. Whitworth's liberal arts curriculum and dedicated faculty members give students the broad knowledge base, analytical and communication skills and multicultural literacy to succeed in today's rapidly changing schools and agencies. The undergraduate teacher education program has one of the highest placement rates in the state, and graduates of the master's programs in education, teaching and counseling also are in high demand. In all of its programs, Whitworth's School of Education strives to provide the highest level of service to its students and to prepare them for careers marked by service, leadership, ethics and scholarship.