Education is a dynamic field. Alvernia University's Undergraduate, Masters, Certifications, and Ph.D. programs help you meet your professional goals with their innovative and engaging teaching approaches. Alvernia's Education programs are accredited by the Pennsylvania State Department of Education.

Alvernia's Education graduates are equipped with greater understanding of how they can impact the world around them and the confidence to do so. At Alvernia, students benefit from collaboration with outstanding Education faculty. 

Applications for Clearances, Certifications, Student Teaching, and other field experience forms can be found here. In addition to Admission and Program Requirements, resources such as lesson and unit plan templates, the Student Teaching Handbook, Administrative Handbook, the Standard PA Teaching Application, as well as portfolio and resume resources are also available.


Contact Us

Margaret Anne Dougherty, RSM, Ph.D.
Chair, Education Department
Associate Professor of Education
Upland Center, Room 112C
Phone: 610.796.5519

Kathy McCord, Ed.D.
Undergraduate Coordinator
Upland Center, Room 112F
Phone: 610-796-8369