Share your enthusiasm for French and education — prepare to teach PreK-12. We provide a rigorous, authentic learning experience, ensuring you graduate with a solid knowledge base in the French classes you’ll teach.
Share your enthusiasm for Spanish and education — prepare to teach PreK-12. We provide a rigorous, authentic learning experience, ensuring you graduate with a solid knowledge base in the Spanish classes you’ll teach.
Continual classroom experience
We provide practice with grades PreK-12 early and often — you’ll start working with students in your first year. During your final year-long student teaching internship, you’ll gain experience in two grade levels.
Flexible career options
Upon graduation, you’ll qualify for teacher certification in public school grades PreK-12 through the Maine Department of Education. Nationally accredited, our Maine certification qualifications are transferable to many other states.
National accreditation & state approval
Our Teacher Education program is nationally accredited by CAEP (Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation) and state-approved by the Maine Department of Education.
Scholarships offer valuable financial aid that doesn’t need to be repaid. You’ll be automatically considered for Merit Scholarships when you apply for admission by the deadline. Additional opportunities are available.
Diverse, expert faculty
You’ll study with faculty in both Education and in Linguistics. This unique approach ensures a superior background in educator preparation and mastery of the French or Spanish language.
Teacher Education Program Options
Interested in another content area? We also offer programs for Elementary Education (K-6), Art Education and Music Education (PreK-12), and Secondary Teacher Education Tracks (6-12) in STEM and liberal arts.
Our helpful admissions counselors are here to answer your questions about the admissions process, our academic programs, and student support services. We also invite you to explore the many ways to visit campus or to engage with us through online experiences.