Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mission of the Teacher Education Program Overview

The mission of the Teacher Education Program of MVNU is to prepare, in a Christian context, competent educators who are compassionate servant leaders committed to life-long learning and professional competence in diverse educational settings. The aim and commitment is to provide the highest quality education based on the principles of God’s Word, to educate the whole person as God created us, thus strengthening the mind, body, and soul. To this end, we offer a variety of rigorous academic programs that blend research findings with exemplary practice. Programs are designed to prepare undergraduate and graduate candidates for careers in teaching students in pre-school through grade twelve.