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Teacher Preparation Programs

Utah colleges and universities with approved educator preparation programs are evaluated periodically. The Utah State Board of Education (USBE) requires national accreditation (National
Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)/Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for educator preparation programs.


Out-of-Date/Non-Official. Contact the University.

Current Programs by Area of Concentration

Programs by Subject

Utah Educator: Preparation Programs (2008)


Alternative Routes to Licensure (ARL)
There are several different routes available for individuals who would like to teach but lack a Utah license.

Utah Guidelines for the Preparation of Educators: To Teach Students with Diverse and Special Educational Needs (2002)
A support document for institutions of higher education and school districts.

Utah Colleges and Universities

A list of all approved educator preparation programs at Utah colleges and universities.  Please contact the college/university for inquiries regarding specific educator preparation programs.

Brigham Young University (BYU)
David O. McKay School of

301 McKay Building
Provo, Utah 84602

Utah State University (USU)
Emma Eccles Jones College of
Education and Human Services

2800 Old Main Hill
Logan, Utah 84322-2800

Dixie State University (DSU)
Department of Education
225 South 700 East
St. George, Utah 84770

Utah Valley University (UVU)
College of Education
800 West University Parkway
Orem, Utah 84058-5999

Southern Utah University (SUU)
College of Education & Human Development
351 West Center
Cedar City, Utah 84720

Weber State University (WSU)
College of Education
228 Education Building
Ogden, Utah 84408-1392

University of Phoenix
College of Education
5373 South Green Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

Western Governors University (WGU)
Teachers College
4001 South 700 East, Suite 700
Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

University of Utah (U)
College of Education
1705 East Campus Center Drive, Room 225
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

Westminister College
School of Education
105 Malouf Hall
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84105