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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:

     1. Elementary Education. This program offers licensure to teach grades one through six in elementary school

     2. Early Childhood Education. Completion of this program will result in licensure to teach pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and grades one through three

     3. K-6. This program offers licensure to teach kindergarten through grade six in elementary school

     4. Dual Elementary and Early Childhood Education. Completing this program results in certification to teach pre-kindergarten through grade six

     5. 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

     6. 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

     7. Composite Elementary Education/Special Education - Severe Specialization. Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades one through six and          special education K-12 severe

     8. 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

     9. 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

    10. Dual K-6/Special Education - Severe Specialization. Completing this program will result in licensure to teach regular education grades kindergarten through grade six and special             education K-12 severe

    11. 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

    12. 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