Teacher, professor, instructor... regardless of the title, a career in education is about more than what happens in the classroom. Those who work in this industry strive to improve the overall quality of education, contribute to the well-being of communities, and work to impact the lives of individual students. Education Programs at Waubonsee are a strong step on a career journey as an educator or administrator, providing life-long rewards in a field that is consistently growing.

The education curriculum at Waubonsee gives you the insight and abilities needed to be effective at any academic level. You’ll work with teachers who bring out your best and help you build the foundation for additional degrees and classroom experiences — and you’ll be able to explore the various aspects of education that will enable you to identify the age group or subject matter you’re most passionate about teaching.

Your choice to pursue a career in education is personal, and your choice of Waubonsee will positively influence your ability to impact the lives of the students you encounter, nurture and teach.

Check out our Transfer Guide for Elementary with ESL/Bilingual Emphasis at Northern Illinois University.


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Liberal Arts and Sciences Division 
Sugar Grove Campus, Academic and Professional Center, Room 241
(630) 466-5734