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Program Advisors: Dr. Gwyn Herman
Students who complete the Elementary Education program will be eligible for the North Dakota Educator's Professional License to teach in grades 1-6.
The curriculum in elementary education will provide students with a broad base of knowledge of the standards aligned content and curricular goals of the elementary disciplines.
Students will be prepared to become effective and reflective elementary teachers who can plan and implement a broad range of instructional, assessment, and management strategies to create positive learning environments to meet the diverse needs of all students.
Students will be able to engage in responsible professional behaviors as they apply effective decision making and communication skills while collaborating with career teachers in the field, families, and the community agencies for professional growth.
Elementary Education Course Requirements:
ENG 121; COM 110; PSY 207 or 332; HIS 101 or 102 or MUS 342; GEO 101 or 302; SOC 102, 202, or 304; BIO 101 or 103; SCI 102, 201; MAT 103 or above; PED 305; EDU 201 or 202, 250, 295, 300, 301, 303, 307, 312, 315, 316, 318, 320, 391, 400, 411, 418, 422; ALU 499.