The School of Education at North Park University transforms communities through advancing the effective teaching, leadership, and learning practices of dedicated professionals who are committed to serving a diverse and ever-changing society. We prepare our graduates for meaningful impact and success through collaborative partnerships and real-world, hands-on application. Advance your career with one of four master’s degrees, five approval or endorsement options, and a post-bachelor’s teacher license program.

We will be recruiting at the October 5, 2021 Virtual Teacher Recruitment Fair, and invite you to visit our representatives.

The School of Education at North Park University prepares competent, respectful and reflective professionals who are dedicated to serving diverse learning communities.”



North Park University will be distinguished as the nation’s leading city-centered Christian university during the coming decade and beyond.

The University’s learning community is differentiated by adopting the city as both subject and place of learning as a foundation for academic excellence. Within this framework, the University educates students from diverse backgrounds, cultures, and prior academic experiences, practicing Christian hospitality with students of all faith traditions while centering in the Affirmations of the Evangelical Covenant Church.

The University will be known through its graduates who are equipped in their respective careers to advance the vitality of the world’s people and their cities, prepared to cross cultures, and formed in Christian community for leadership and service in the church and the world.



  • A 25% tuition discount for full-time employees, teachers, and/or day-to-day substitute teachers in public or private Chicago schools. A copy of your certificate and CPS badge, or a letter from the principal of the school is required. This information must be submitted to the Admissions Office. The tuition discount cannot be combined with any other partnerships, scholarships, or discounts that may be offered to you from North Park.
  • A 25% tuition discount available for students who enroll in the master of arts in educational leadership (MAEL) program
  • Graduate students employed at Swedish Covenant Hospital are eligible for a 30% tuition discount.

Online Application Process

North Park University School of Education
Peter Miller, Associate Director of Graduate and Adult Admission