Division of Education

Aloha and Welcome to Chaminade's Education Division

Chaminade University's Education Division is designed to foster the professional development of teachers and educational leaders through programs based in the liberal arts tradition, Catholic Marianist values, current research, and best practices.

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Accreditation Statement

The Education Division at Chaminade University of Honolulu is awarded TEAC accreditation by the Inquiry Brief Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a period of seven years, from 10/24/2016-12/31/2023. The accreditation does not include individual education courses that the EPP offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure, or other purposes

Chaminade University's undergraduate and graduate education degree programs are accredited by the Hawai'i Teacher Standards Board.

The Montessori Program is also accredited by the 
Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education and affiliated with the American Montessori Society.


Think Education. Think Chaminade.

Graduate Programs

Master of Arts in Teaching

Offering concentrations in:

Elementary Education with Licensure
Secondary Education with Licensure
Special Education with Licensure
Early Childhood Education with Licensure

Master of Education

Offering concentrations in:

Instructional Leadership
Child Development
Educational Leadership
Montessori Emphasis

Summer Institute

Montessori Summer Institute