Linda Conley » Department of Education

When studying education at Bethany, you will receive:

  • Small classes with high-quality instruction;
  • Faculty and staff who care about student learning;
  • Education faculty who have classroom teaching experience;
  • Collaboration with local school districts that places you in the classroom;
  • In-class experiences working with inservice teachers;
  • Methods classes based on theory and real-life situations.

Courses designed to help confirm your decision about an educational career early in your college education.

Licensure/Certification for current students and alumni

The state of Kansas also allows teaching candidates to pursue licensure in Middle School English, Mathematics, Social Sciences, Chemistry, Biology and Physics. Please contact your advisor relative to coursework designed to facilitate these endorsements.

For questions regarding current licensure and testing, or for alumni who need forms signed for additional endorsements, or for licensing in another state, please contact the Education Department. In all correspondence, please include your name, Bethany I.D. number (if you know it) and a maiden name, if your name has now changed.

Testing information can also be found on


Art Teaching PreK-12
Biology Teaching 6-12
Business Education Teaching 6-12
Chemistry Teaching 6-12
Elementary Education Teaching K-6
Elementary Education General Studies in Elementary Education
English Teaching 6-12
Health and Physical Education Teaching PreK-12
Mathematics Teaching 6-12
Mathematics Teaching Middle Level
Music: Vocal Music Teaching PreK-12
Music: Instrumental Music Teaching PreK-12
Social Science Teaching 6-12
Social Science Teaching Middle Level




English Language Learner Endorsement for Teacher Licensure K-6
English Language Learner Endorsement for Teacher Licensure 6-12
Physics Endorsement for Teacher Licensure 6-12
High-Incidence Special Education Endorsement for Teacher Licensure K-12
High-Incidence Special Education Endorsement for Teacher Licensure K-6
High-Incidence Special Education Endorsement for Teacher Licensure 6-12
Speech and Theatre 6-12


DownloadEducation Brochure

Download2015-16 Teacher Ed Handbook-Assessment Manual

DownloadHEOA Title II

Department Contacts

Linda Conley

Education Department Administrative Assistant
Office Department of Education Wallerstedt Learning Center Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8200
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Linda Conley started at Bethany in December 2007 after completing her Associate of Applied Science in health information technology at Hutchinson Community College.