Department of Education

news and accreditation


Creighton’s educator preparation programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and by the Higher Learning Commission.

13:1 student-to-faculty ratio; 100% full-time faculty with doctoral degree; 750 hours of fieldwork for candidates; 3.70 average GPA for teacher candidates; 100% average pass rate for exams; 3 Alice Buffet Teacher award winners

100% of teacher education graduates had a full-time position 6 months after graduation


Graduates in the News

Magis Teacher Corps graduate Clare Heurter awarded a Yale Educator Award

Hannah Smith, BA'16, receives Fulbright Teaching Award

Graduate Profiles

Scott Quinn
Scott Quinn
High School Theology Teacher

Jessica Sturgeon

7th Grade Biology Teacher

Nebraska ToY Logo  CAEP accreditation logo

2012 Nebraska Teacher of the Year: Luisa Palomo