Education Information Session
Learn about the new and expanded education options.
- Early Childhood Education Certificate
- Early Childhood Education Transfer Pathway AS Degree
- Early Childhood Special Education Certificate
- Education Foundations Certificate
- Elementary Education Foundations Transfer Pathway AS Degree
- Special Education Transfer Pathway AS Degree
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Virtual on Zoom
Minnesota Education Facts
Teachers nurture others to grow to reach their potential. It’s their helping nature. According to a Minnesota Department of Education report, Minnesota currently faces a shortage of educators, especially in sciences, math, and small school districts. That shortage is expected to continue, so you feel that calling to educate, expect great job placement!
Ridgewater College’s Role
Ridgewater College is home to Minnesota’s original and most successful post-secondary training program for educational assistants in education or special education. If you strive to earn a bachelor’s degree to lead the classroom atmosphere, Ridgewater also offers a solid start. Complete your first two years of a four-year degree in either Early Childhood Education or Agricultural Science and Technology. Make a difference in young minds who so need positive role models like you!
Ridgewater offers a variety of degrees and certificates that will allow you to get started on a career education. A great educator will change lives for years to come. Begin your impact at Ridgewater College! You decide the path you want to take, we will help you get there. Not sure which direction to go, we can help you determine the right fit for you.