Foreign Language Teacher Education Program at KU
The Foreign Language teacher education program at KU prepares individuals to be teachers in pre-kindergarten through twelfth-grade settings. Language programs offered are for Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Latin, Russian and Spanish. The program serves both native language speakers, as well as second language speakers.
Benefits of the program include:
- Early & Often Field Experiences - The Foreign Language program combines general education courses, professional education coursework, and language specific courses with multiple field experiences in secondary schools.
- Program Reputation - KU’s Bachelor's Degree in Foreign Language Education is offered through the KU School of Education, which recently ranked 8th in the nation was according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Public Education Schools.
- Nationally-accredited Program - The KU School of Education is accredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Standards through the CAEP Accreditation System.