NCATE Accreditation


Through Western Governors University, the online teaching degrees at WGU Nevada are approved by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Western Governors University is the first exclusively online university to receive NCATE accreditation for its degree programs that lead to teacher licensure, a testament to the fact that WGU Nevada Teachers College graduates are highly competent and have the pedagogical skills and subject-area knowledge they need to handle the demands of the classroom.

Read more about our NCATE accreditation

Demonstration Teaching

Each of WGU Nevada’s online teacher licensure programs includes student teaching in an actual classroom, which cannot be waived or cleared through prior experience. Your demonstration teaching ensures you’ll have the skills and know-how to handle a classroom of your own.

Learn more about the student teaching requirement.

Getting Licensed in Nevada

The need for new highly qualified teachers is growing. You’ll be in an excellent position to make a huge difference in your community with an online teaching degree from the WGU Nevada Teachers College.

Learn more about becoming a certified teacher in your state.

Already a Teacher? Click here for online master’s degree programs for already-certified teachers.

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