Program Overview BS in Education
Barry University's Bachelor of Science in Education (with Master of Science option) is molding the future of the education system by preparing highly qualified teachers who are empowered to teach and respond to the learning needs of students from across the nation and the world. You will become classroom ready in early childhood, elementary, or special-education teaching, with the choice of a content minor in one of the following areas: Math, Science, Literature, or Social Science.
Our bachelor's degree program emphasizes the content areas that prepare students to be classroom-ready by the time they graduate. Students are able to receive Reading and ESOL endorsements. Students also gain hands-on experience by interning at a school during their senior year of undergraduate studies.
Make a difference in the future of education for children in Preschool-12th grade. Become a highly-effective early childhood, elementary, or special education teacher.
Master's OptionYou can earn a Master of Science in Education degree within one year after obtaining your bachelor's degree. This can save you up to two years of college if you were to do bachelor's and master's degrees separately.
South Florida LocationBarry University is located in Miami-Dade County, the fourth-largest school district in the country. You can gain an advantage by building your teaching experience within this large and multicultural district.
Local ConnectionsBarry has built strong relationships with local schools due to our proven track record of preparing effective teachers. Our positive reputation means you will have many opportunities to gain experience teaching diverse students in various grade levels.
Help With CertificationsIf you want to earn a teaching certification in another state, staff and faculty in the School of Education can help. You will receive the best education and preparation for teaching, plus guidance on earning a certification to teach elsewhere.