Undergraduate Studies


We are committed to preparing teachers and educational specialists who uphold the Jesuit traditions of cura personalis — care for the whole person — social justice, academic excellence, ethical behavior, and service to the urban community.

Why Marquette?

As a Marquette Education student, you will:

  • major in education and a content area of your choice
  • participate in service learning, extensive fieldwork and/ or student teaching that enriches you personally and makes you better prepared to be an excellent educator
  • cultivate mutually beneficial relationships with schools, families and community organizations
  • be prepared in accordance with Jesuit traditions and ideals
  • benefit from the preparation provided by the Hartman Literacy and Learning Center
  • have the opportunity to study abroad

The college offers three majors:

All licensure programs are overseen by Wisconsin's Department of Public Instruction. Teacher education programs lead to teacher certification. Educational Studies is designed for students who are interested in education but not the traditional classroom teaching experience.