April Buschelman, EdD

April Buschelman, EdD

April Buschelman, EdD

College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments


  • Education


  • Instructor

Teaching Activity

  • Director of Field Experiences & Certification
  • EDU 170: Diversity and Justice in Education
  • EDU 299: Understanding Educational Assessment and Statistical Reasoning
  • EDU 591: Clinical Practice (Student Teaching)
  • EDU 593: Clinical Practice Seminar


Originally from a small Nebraska town, Dr. April Buschelman graduated from Mount Marty College with a BS in Secondary Education Mathematics. She then taught high school mathematics for eleven years, earning a MS from Peru State College during that time. In 2014, she joined the Creighton alumni by earning her EdD in Interdisciplinary Leadership.  Dr. Buschelman is also a certified Gallup Strengths Coach and her top 5 Gallup Strengths consist of Learner, Achiever, Relator, Input, and Futuristic.

Within the Education Department, Dr. Buschelman coordinates the field placements for teacher prep students, assists with internship placements and  agreements in the educational leadership and school counseling programs, and handles all state certifications of Creighton's teacher education, educational leadership, and school counseling programs. Dr. Buschelman also teaches education courses to both graduate and undergraduate students, provides Safe Environment Training for the Archdiocese of Omaha, and serves as President of the Nebraska Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.