Gannon School of Education Programs Ranked Most Affordable
Gannon University’s School of Education programs have been ranked among the most affordable programs offered by colleges across Pennyslvania, New York and New Jersey.
Gannon University’s School of Education programs have been ranked among the most affordable programs offered by colleges across Pennyslvania, New York and New Jersey, according to EducationDegree.com.
The ranking is based on 90 different colleges in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania that offer affordable, bachelor-level teacher certification programs. Schools ranked as most affordable came in below the average per-credit tuition costs for each state.
Rankings also compare private-to-private and public-to-public schools and consider in-state tuition costs only.
According to the report, Gannon’s estimated cost per credit is $1,119. The University’s actual cost per credit for undergraduate education programs is $810, which is $406 less per credit than the state average for similar programs at private colleges.
About the School of Education at Gannon
Gannon University’s School of Education prepares educational leaders who serve PreK-12 students in ways that engage them in a meaningful pursuit of knowledge. Nourished by a comprehensive curriculum, extensive field placement opportunities, a study abroad program, and guided by expert faculty, graduates of the program effectively foster environments where their students feel inspired to learn.
Gannon’s education programs include bachelor’s degrees in early childhood education PreK-4, middle level education 4-8, secondary education 7-12 and special education. Graduate programs include curriculum and instruction, and reading and reading specialist, as well as additional certificate options.
Gannon’s undergraduate education programs are approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Our program is one of a few nationwide to earn a score of “A” from the National Council on Teaching Quality for our Early Reading Program.
Students build their resumes starting with freshman year. The success of Gannon’s efforts is verified by our high job placement rate in today's competitive market and top scores on the professional exams. Of graduating seniors in the 2016-2017 academic year, 88% overall were immediately employed in their major field of study with 100% employment in early childhood and secondary education.
“Our faculty provide a value-added education that equips our teacher candidates to meet the challenges of today’s classrooms,” said Janice Whiteman, director of the School of Education.
Learn more about Gannon’s School of Education at https://bit.ly/3sCdTrg
View a full list of ranked programs by Education Degree at https://bit.ly/3j2bSRS