School of Education & Professional Studies

Literacy, Elementary, and Early Childhood Education


Elementary Education

Kindergartener Storybook Day

Bachelor's Program

Mission Statement

The teacher preparation program in elementary education (grades 1 through 6) prepares beginning teachers to become highly knowledgeable about subject matter and pedagogy; and critically reflective, responsive, passionate, compassionate, and committed to meeting the learning needs of all children with diverse, cultural, socioeconomic and linguistic backgrounds.
Program Goals & Learning Outcomes

Requirements for Admission


Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification Program

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Preparation in Elementary Education

Master's Program

Elementary Education, M.S



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