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Our comprehensive B.A. (with optional M.A.) teacher preparation programs will equip you to be a dynamic educator and a leader in your field. You’ll receive unmatched experiences (starting in your freshman year) in local classrooms under the mentorship of Furman faculty members and veteran teachers.​

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    Alumni selected as Teachers of the Year in the past five years

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