- Linfield College
Department of Education

About the Department of Education at Linfield

Linfield Teacher Education Program graduates of Spring 2019Become a Teacher at Linfield

The Linfield Education Department is composed of passionate educators whose true fortune is developing young professionals seeking to make a difference in the educational system.

Our faculty and staff are invested in your academic and personal well-being. They inspire growth, dedication and compassion while offering individualized support and serving as a critical resource on your journey to becoming a professional educator.

Making an impact on the future

The Linfield Teacher Education Program is hands on right from the start. Within your first year here, you will be working as an aide in a local school classroom. And by the time you graduate, you will have spent more than 50 hours gaining hands-on classroom experience, not including a full year student teaching in one of our nearby school districts!

Our Education Department takes deep pride in being able to say that the personalized planning paired with small on-campus class sizes and a hands-on approach to learning has continued to yield successful, passionate graduates who are making a difference!

If you join Linfield’s Education Department, you will be able to leave Linfield in four years with a bachelor of arts or a bachelor of science and a license to teach in:

  • Preschool and Elementary
  • Preschool, Elementary and Middle School
  • Middle School and High School

Additional endorsement areas that we offer include:

The Sciences and Math:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Middle school science
  • Advanced mathematics
  • Middle school mathematics

The Arts:

  • Art
  • Music

Language Arts:

  • Language arts
  • Middle school language arts
  • World language: French
  • World language: German
  • World language: Spanish

English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL):

This endorsement can be combined with any other endorsement

Health and physical education:

  • Health education
  • Physical education

Social sciences:

  • Elementary - multiple subjects
  • Middle school social studies
  • Social studies

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
900 SE Baker Street
McMinnville, OR 97128

Physical Location:
1045 SE Davis Street
McMinnville, OR 97128

Phone: 503.883.2646
Fax: 503.883.2686
Email: education@linfield.edu

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