The Office of Teacher Education, in conjunction with the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, offers programs to prepare future educators.
Integrated Bachelor’s/Master’s Teacher Preparation Program (IB/M)
The IB/M Teacher Preparation Program is a highly competitive five-year comprehensive teacher preparation program that integrates coursework and school-based clinic experiences facilitated by university and K-12 faculty in the preparation of pre-service teachers.
Teacher Certification Program for College Graduates (TCPCG)
The Teacher Certification Program for College Graduates (TCPCG), offered at the Hartford, Waterbury, and Avery Point campuses, builds on the existing strengths of the IB/M Teacher Preparation Program and offers a path for college graduates seeking to gain teacher certification.