College of Education

Undergraduate Teacher Education

EOU offers the undergraduate Elementary Education program, which results in a Bachelor’s degree and teacher licensure at the elementary level.

Early Childhood Education

Eastern Oregon University and the College of Education offer a non-licensure major in Early Childhood Education. The Early Childhood Education major is offered completely online and can be competed in as little as two years.


EOU’s online Early Childhood Education program ranked best in Oregon, 16th in the nation


A new survey from The Best Schools names Eastern Oregon University’s online early childhood education degree as one of the top 25 online early childhood education offerings in the country.
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Graduate Reading Endorsement

EOU offers an online Literacy program at the graduate level. The program is available to licensed teachers who wish to add an endorsement to their license.

English for Speakers of Other Languages

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) is available at a graduate or undergraduate level and can be taken in conjunction with the Undergraduate Elementary Education program, or the MS in Education. It can also be completed separately, at both the undergraduate and graduate level.








EOU Online Graduate Education Program ranked one of the top programs in the country by US News and World Report.

Master of Arts in Teaching

Master of Science

Special Education

EOU’s endorsement program in Special Education is offered completely online and can be taken in conjunction with the Master of Science in Education, or on its own.

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TSPCEastern Oregon University’s teacher preparation programs are accredited through Oregon’s Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC).