Education Programs

  My experience at Wilson College was extremely rewarding and memorable. WilsJessaca Campbellon's professors truly care about their students and embody the pedagogy of Education at its roots. The educator I am today is shaped by the skills, tools, and resources that I obtained at Wilson and I have much to be thankful for."

Jessaca Campbell '11 5th grade teacher, Chambersburg Area School District

 

Admission

Students considering a major in Early Childhood Education or one of the Secondary Education certification programs must apply for admission to the Education Program before the end of the spring semester of their sophomore year.

Admission Procedures

  1. Students seeking admission to the Education Program must make an appointment with one of the Education faculty to discuss the program and application process.

  2. Students must have achieved the following:
    * A cumulative GPA of 3.0.
    * A GPA of 3.0 in education courses.
    * A passing score on PAPA Exams (Reading, Writing, Mathematics).

  3. Students must also complete an application file, which shall contain:
    * An application form
    * Two letters of recommendation, at least one from a faculty member at Wilson College
    * Wilson transcript (unofficial copy from Registrar's Office to the Education Department)
    * 500-word essay on "Why I want to become a teacher."

  4. Candidates will then be interviewed by Education faculty.

  5. Students must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA in order to be eligible for certification.

Contact Information

Events

Aug10

Orientation #2 for F14 Practicum Students

Location: Science Center Auditorium
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Aug12

Teacher Intern Program Information Session

Location: Warfield Hall

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sep13

PE Workshop

Location: Laird Hall

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8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Oct03

Red Day #1 for F14 Practicum Students

Location: Laird Hall
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Oct11

Technology Workshop

Location: Warfiled Room 111

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8:30 AM - 3:30 PM