Fort Lewis
Fort Lewis College

Fort Lewis College


Fort Lewis College is Southwest Colorado's premier public college. Our beautiful mountain campus in Durango, Colorado, inspires an active and friendly community within the Four Corners region, and offers transformative learning experiences that foster entrepreneurship, leadership, and creativity. Our cohorts average 50 students for focused learning and personalized relationships.

  • College or University
  • Durango, CO

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  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid Office
  • Online Application
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The FLC Teacher Education Department has built a close-knit relationship with the local school system. This let me get to know potential employers and coworkers on a deeper level than is possible in a typical Teacher training program, which led to a full time position right out of school.

Dreher Robertson

Fort Lewis College


Bachelor’s & licensure

Teacher Education Undergraduate Program

  • 48 months

    Program Duration

  • In-person

    Program Format

  • Pre-Test Required


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Program Info

Fort Lewis College has offered high quality teacher education courses and maintained strong school district partnerships for over 100 years in the Four Corners region. Each year about 50 students graduate from our personalized programs. Most students continue to teach in the region or return to their home towns to begin their teaching careers.

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Application Fee & Annual Tuition

  • $7,853

    In State Tuition

  • $19,551

    Out of State Tuition

  • $40

    Application Fee

Ways to Lower Your Costs

Students at Fort Lewis College have reduced the cost of their program using these methods. Check with Fort Lewis College to see if you can, too!



Grants, Stipends, Scholarships

Students are eligible for Roberta Barr Scholarships up to $30,000 per year NOYCE Science and Math scholarships for $40,000 per year and many others with a total of $80,000.

Loan Forgiveness

Tuition waivers and loan forgiveness programs include the Native American Tuition Waiver, College Opportunity fund and the FLC Tuition Promise.

For more information visit:Financial Aid Office

Licensure Areas

Bilingual (K-12)
Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (K-12)
Elementary Education (K-6)
English Language Arts (7-12)
Mathematics Secondary Education (7-12)
Music (K-12)
Physical Education (K-12)
Science (7-12)
Social Studies (7-12)
Visual Arts (K-12)
World Languages (K-12)
World Languages—Spanish (K-12)

Program Semesters/Steps Overview

Program Hallmarks


  • Male

  • Female



  • American Indian or Alaskan Native

  • Asian

  • Black

  • Hispanic/Latino

  • Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander

  • White

  • Two or more races








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