School of Education & Professional Studies

Literacy, Elementary, and Early Childhood Education


Elementary Education

Kindergartener Storybook Day

Bachelor's Program

Be a leader in children’s education, grades 1 through 6, and make a difference in the lives of generations to come!

Our Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education will prepare you with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to become an exceptional teacher in grades 1 through 6.  In this program you can choose a major in one of the following disciplines:  English, General Science (Biology or Earth Science), Geography, History, and Mathematics.  No matter which major you choose, the program’s high-caliber faculty will prepare you to be among the best and most competitive candidates in Elementary Education in Connecticut and other states in the country. 

Program Goals & Learning Outcomes

Requirements for Admission

Teacher Preparation: Professional Program and Certification


Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification Program

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Preparation in Elementary Education



Questions about the Elementary Education Undergraduate Program?


Michael Bartone
Program Coordinator
Henry Barnard Hall 209
(860) 832-2183