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Teacher Preparation Programs in Nebraska Colleges and Universities

Inquiries regarding state approval of teacher education programs leading to certification may be addressed to:
Nebraska Department of Education, Teacher Education Program Approval Sharon Katt


301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 94987 Lincoln, NE 68509-4987


Specific program inquiries may be directed to the Certification Official listed for each institution of higher education:

Chadron State CollegeDoane CollegeNebraska Wesleyan University
LaWayne ZellerDr. Lyn ForesterDr. Nancy Biggs
1000 Main Street1014 Boswell5000 Saint Paul Avenue
Chadron, NE 69337Crete, NE 68333Lincoln, NE 68504
Phone: 308.432.6032/6383Phone: 402.826.8631Phone: 402.465.2307
800.432.6454800.333.6263Fax: 402.465.2179
Fax: 308.432.6454Fax: 402.826.8199 
Email: lzeller@csc.eduEmail: lforester@doane.eduEmail:
Univeristy of Nebraska – LincolnCollege Of Saint MaryGrace University
Dr. Tom WandzilakDr. Dee AcklieMichelle Lundgren
1400 R St7000 Mercy Road1311 South 9th St
Lincoln, NE 68508-0371Omaha, NE 68106Omaha, NE 68108
Phone: 402.472.8626/8623Phone: 402.399.2606Phone: 402.499.2929
Fax: 402.472.1701Fax:402.399.2671Fax: 402.341.9587
Email: twandzilak1@unl.eduEmail: dacklie@csm.eduEmail:
Peru State CollegeUniversity of Nebraska – OmahaConcordia University
Janny CrottyDr. Paul BarnesDr. Ron Bork
PO Box 10Roskens Hall 211, 600 University Drive North800 North Columbia
Peru, NE 68421-0010Omaha, NE 68182Seward, NE 68434
Phone: 402.872.2244/2258Phone: 402.554.2306Phone: 402.643.7475
Fax: 402.872.2414Fax: 402.554.2879Fax: 402.643.3328
Email: jcrotty@peru.eduEmail: pbarnes@unomaha.eduEmail:
Hastings CollegeUnion CollegeWayne State College
Dr. Kass RemppDr. Denise Cunningham-WhitePhyllis Spethman
710 North Turner Avenue3800 South 48th St1111Main Street
Hastings, NE 68901Lincoln, NE 68506Wayne, NE 68787
Phone: 402.461.7307Phone: 402.486.2522Phone: 402.375.7373/7577
Fax: 402.461.7490Fax: 402.4862574Fax: 402.375.7698
Email: krempp@hastings.eduEmail: dewhite@ucollege.eduEmail:
Creighton UniversityMidland UniveristyUniversity of Nebraska – Kearney
Dr. Lillie SmithDr. Sue EvanichJenny Jansky
2500 California Plaza900 North Clarkson905 W 25th St
Omaha, NE 68178Fremont, NE 68025Kearney, NE 68849
Phone: 402.280.3583Phone: 402.941.6330Phone: 308.865.8266/8264
Fax: 402.280.1117Fax: 402.721.0250Fax: 308.865.8097
Email: lilliegaylesmith@creighton.eduEmail: evanich@midlandu.eduEmail:
York College  
Dr. Erin Dehart  
1125 East 8th Street  
York, NE 68467  
Phone: 402.363.5694/5696  
Fax: 402.363.5733