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Our D.O. medical school is nationally ranked and recognized for a reputation of excellence in rural medicine and family healthcare. UPIKE’s osteopathy program gives you a clear path to success in the medical field.
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Patton College of Education
A value-added program, the Teacher Leader Master of Arts in Education (TLP) degree at UPIKE is designed for the working professional. Our program is 100% online, flexible, and affordable, making it more convenient than ever to advance your education. TEACH Grants are available for qualified students. Please contact financial aid at (606) 218-5254 for information.
Aligned with the Teacher Leader Model Standards, the UPIKE TLP curriculum includes opportunities for action research, job-embedded professional growth, and relevant field experiences focused on classroom, school, and/or district-specific data and resources.
The UPIKE Teacher Leader Master’s Program:
“My main motive as a teacher is to instill in my students the idea that they have someone who cares for and loves them—apart from what I teach them,” says Aileah Walters.
All teacher education programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels are state accredited through the Education Professional Standards Board.
The Patton College of Education is working toward national CAEP accreditation. To comply with CAEP Standards, the Annual Reporting measures are below: