Educational StudiesThe emphasis of this major is to provide candidates with professional coursework needed to pursue a career in education related field.
Writing and Designing Children’s Literature TrackStudents take courses in education, language arts, reading, visual arts and English.
Education Paraprofessional TrackStudents take education courses related to planning, teaching, assessing, and managing learning environments in preparation for becoming an organizational aid.
Education Research and Writing TrackStudents take coursework related to social science research, professional writing, educational methods, policy, process, and assessment.
5 Hot Job Outlooks:
- Information Science Specialist
- Research and Development
- Technical Writer
Below are links to several documents and forms that you will use while you progress through the Teacher Education Program at Blackburn.
Interim Chair of Education
Ph.D., University of North Dakota
office: 217-854-3231 ext. 5688
Ph.D., University of Wyoming
office: 217-854-3231 ext. 5679
Ed.D., Ed.Sp.D., University of Sarasota
office: 217-854-3231 ext. 5678
Adjunct Education Professor
M.S.Ed, Western Illinois University
office: 217-854-3231 ext. 5518
Director of Teacher Education & Licensure Officer
M.B.A., DePaul University
office: 217-854-3231 ext. 5681