We change the lives of individuals, families, and communities by preparing high-quality educators, across their career, who lead and inspire their students. WGU and its graduates are recognized leaders in the field who transform K-12 education.
We provide an ecosystem that is THE source for affordable, individualized, accelerated learning across the span of an educator's career. Our highly sought-after graduates positively impact learning as teachers and school leaders.
In pursuit of this vision and mission WGU believes that the role of excellent teachers and leaders is to:
We are committed to the belief that all children can learn and deserve the highest quality education. We strive to ensure that WGU teacher candidates and graduates share and act upon this belief, thus meeting the needs of their students and the school systems they serve. Furthermore, we believe that it is the right of every child to be taught by a highly qualified teacher and that our graduates will be fully prepared in disposition and academics to meet this standard.