We prepare future leaders through a value-based education that emphasizes lifelong learning. 

Teacher Education

Teacher Education Student

Become a life-changing teacher and pursue your elementary, secondary and all-level teaching certification with our state recognized program.


Graduate Studies

Graduate Student

Prepare yourself for a variety of roles in research, international education, organizational leadership, and higher education administration.



Changing the World, One Student at a Time

  • 100% Teacher certification exam pass rate in Teacher Education (2016-2017)
  • 400+ Fieldwork hours are completed by Interdisciplinary Studies majors prior to clinical teaching
  • 90% Success in dissertation completion in Doctoral Program
  • 8-15 Average class size in Graduate Studies

Message from the Dean

Dr. Denise Staudt

Dr. Denise Staudt

Thank you for your interest in the Dreeben School of Education at the University of the Incarnate Word. As Dean of the school, I want to personally welcome you and invite you to learn more about our faculty and programs and how we are preparing students to become leaders in their selected professions.

Read the Dean's Welcome Message