Graduate Teacher Education

Choose Muskingum First

Choose Muskingum First

Become a Teacher with Grow Your Own Scholarships

  • Empowering Educational Support Staff: Elevating educational aides, paraprofessionals, and substitutes to certified classroom teachers.
  • Unlock Potential with GYO Funds: Take advantage of Ohio's Grow Your Own funds for a golden opportunity to further your teaching career.
  • Tailored for Full-Time Workers: Benefit from fully online coursework and accelerated programs designed for your busy schedule.

At Muskingum University, we recognize the vital role that educational aides, paraprofessionals, and substitutes play in shaping our future generations. By choosing Muskingum First and tapping into Ohio's Grow Your Own (GYO) funds, you, the backbone of our educational system, are given a golden opportunity to become a teacher. Our fully online coursework and accelerated programs are specifically designed to respect the demanding schedules of full-time workers like you.

For more information, please contact: 

Tim Slekar
Executive Director of Education Studies, Department Chair
Phone: 412-735-9720
tslekar@muskingum.edu 

Nancy Bradley
Director of Graduate Teacher Education Programs
Phone: 740-826-8470
nbradley@muskingum.edu

Learn more about the Grow Your Own scholarship program here: https://highered.ohio.gov/educators/financial-aid/sgs/gyo/gyo

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