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Elementary Education Programs of Study

Elementary Education, in conjunction with the Departments of Family and Human Development and Special Education, offer the following programs leading to certification as a teacher. Please note, listed under each major are the Personal Course Records by academic year.

  1. Elementary Education - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  2. Elementary Education - Previous ELED Program. This program offers licensure to teach grades one through six in elementary school
  3. Early Childhood Education - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  4. Early Childhood Education - Previous ELED Program. Completion of this program will result in licensure to teach pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and grades one through three
  5. K-6 - Previous ELED Program. This program offers licensure to teach kindergarten through grade six in elementary school
  6. Dual Elementary and Early Childhood Education - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  7. Dual Elementary and Early Childhood Education - Previous ELED Program. Completing this program results in certification to teach pre-kindergarten through grade six
  8. Dual Early Childhood/Special Education - Early Childhood - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  9. Dual Early Childhood/Special Education - Early Childhood - This program certifies a person to teach pre-kindergarten through grade three and preschool special education birth through age five
  10. Composite Elementary Education/Special Education - Mild/Moderate Specialization - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  11. Composite Elementary Education/Special Education - Mild/Moderate Specialization - Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades one through six and special education K-12 mild/moderate
  12. Composite Elementary Education/Special Education - Severe - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  13. Composite Elementary Education/Special Education - Severe - Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades one through six and special education K-12 severe
  14. Dual K-6/Special Education- Birth to 5 - Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades kindergarten through grade six and certifies a person to teach special education birth through age five 
  15. Dual K-6/Special Education - Mild/Moderate Specialization -  Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades kindergarten through grade six and special education K-12 mild/moderate
  16. Dual K-6/Special Education - Significant Cognitive Disabilities Specialization -  Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades kindergarten through grade six and special education K-12 severe
  17. Elementary Education and Deaf Education - Bridge to Professional Practice (academic year 2018-19)
  18. Elementary Education and Deaf Education - When you complete this program, you will receive a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and a teaching license to teach grades one through six. You will also receive a master's degree in Deaf Education and licensure to teach in deaf schools
  19. Early Childhood and Deaf Education - When you complete this program, you will receive a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education and a teaching license to teach pre-kindergarten through grade three. You will also receive a master's degree in Deaf Education and licensure to teach in deaf schools