Utah State University-Kanab will be holding an informational open house on Friday, March 6, 2015, from 4-7 p.m., to highlight education-related degrees and programs available locally. Those considering a career in teaching, and teachers already in the field are invited to attend. The open house will be held at USU-Kanab located at 733 South Cowboy Way.

The informational open house will provide information on bachelor’s degrees for those interested in the teaching profession, and details on graduate and doctoral degrees, professional educational licensures, endorsements and other programs for current teachers.

“USU is committed to providing a premier education from the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services to our local community,” stated USU-Kanab Dean Steve Hawks. “We are excited to help the local school district in growing their own teachers right here in Kanab.”

Attendees will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with an advisor, learn how to get admitted and find out about special scholarship opportunities. USU-Kanab currently offers the following programs in education:


Education (PhD)


Career & Technical Education

Elementary Education

Instructional Leadership

Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences

Physical and Sports Education

Psychology – School Counseling

Secondary Education

Special Education


Elementary Education

Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education

English – Teaching

History – Teaching

Mathematics Education

Special Education –Mild/Moderate Disabilities




Alternative Route to Licensure – Secondary Education

Alternative Teacher Prep –Special Education

Secondary Teacher Education Program



Elementary Mathematics

English as a Second Language

Gifted and Talented


School Library Media


Utah Mathematics Endorsement Project

Deaf Education- Listening and Spoken Language


Multimedia Development

School Library Media Administration

Other Program

Elementary Math Teachers Academy

For more information about the event, contact Jacob Christensen at jacob.christensen@usu.edu or call 435-644-8123. A full list of degree and programs available at USU-Kanab is located at kanab.usu.edu.