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Upon completion of the Program students will:

  • Meet current State of Illinois standards for Elementary Education licensure
  • Gain knowledge of philosophical and educational principles underlying the teaching of elementary students.
  • Gain knowledge and practice methods of teaching elementary students.
  • Qualify for Elementary Education Endorsement
  • Complete 100 clock hours in a local school and a student teaching experience.

Academic Catalog Information 

Take a closer look at the Bachelor in Elementary Education and the courses offered toward the degree.

Elementary Education, B.A.

Department and Contact Information 

If you are interested in the program or have questions, please contact Teacher Education.

Teacher Education

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