|Institution Name||:||Ashford University|
|Institution Type||:||Private for-Profit|
|Campus Setting||:||Town: Fringe|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||107 to 1|
|Student population||:||46,835 (42,977 undergraduate)|
Do you have a passion to teach? Earn your Bachelor of Arts in Social Science with an Education concentration (BASS/Ed.) from Ashford University and be on your way to becoming a teacher. Take advantage of the partnership between Ashford University and Rio Salado College that allows you, upon graduation from Ashford, to complete the online Teacher Preparation program at Rio Salado College. Your BASS/Ed. coursework will help you build a strong foundation and skill development in communication, group behavior and decision-making while your education concentration will give you a two to four-class head start on your coursework for Rio Salado College. With this partnership, you can earn your BA and Teacher Certification in as few as 2 years.
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The mission of Ashford University is to provide accessible, affordable, innovative, high-quality learning opportunities and degree programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing integrity in their lives, professions, and communities.
Ashford University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation and one of two commission members of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), which is one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. The Higher Learning Commission accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region.