The goal of the Elementary Education program is to prepare future teachers of elementary children in grades 2-6 with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to teach children.
Benefits of the program include:
- a structured curriculum;
- current knowledge in the field;
- opportunities for leadership;
- interaction with diverse teachers and students in partner schools; and
- instructional modeling.
Requirements for the Major
*75 semester hours of course work within the Division of Education
*50 semester hours of the General Education
*3 hours of free electives
An education major needs a total of 128 hours to graduate.
To view more detailed information on this major, visit the academic catalog beginning on page 113. Click here to view the academic catalog.