• Elementary Education K-6 Licensure Requirements

    State Licensing Tests

    Basic Skills
    Pedagogy
    Elementary Education Content Knowledge

    Education Courses

    NOTE: Undergraduate students register for EDU classes until admitted to the Teacher Education Program.

    GED 7801 Intro to Advanced Teacher Thinking, 0cr
    EDU 1150/GED 7815 Schools & Society, 4cr
    EDU 1250/GED 7825 Educational Psychology, 4cr
    EDU 3500/GED 7862 Education and Cultural Diversity, 4cr
    EDU 3260/GED 7867 Theory to Practice, 4cr
    GED 7872 Exceptionality, 2cr
    GED 7888 English Learners in the Mainstream, 2cr  
    GED 7885 Elementary Student Teaching K-6, 6cr
    GED 7050 Student Teaching Seminar, 2cr 

    Elementary K-6 Courses

    GED 7835 Teaching Art in the Elementary School/K-6, 1cr
    GED 7836 Teaching Music in the Elementary School/K-6, 1cr
    GED 7837 Teaching Health in the Elementary School/K-6, 1cr
    GED 7838 Teaching Physical Education in the Elementary School/K-6, 1cr
    GED 7840 Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary School/K-6, 4cr
    GED 7846 Teaching Literacy in the Elementary School/K-6, 4cr
    GED 7846L LAB: Teaching Literacy in the Elementary School, 2cr
    GED 7847 Critical and Connected Learning Approaches to Literacy Instruction, 2cr
    GED 7851 Teaching Science in the Elementary School/K-6, 4cr
    GED 7852 Teaching Mathematics in the Elementary School/K-6, 6cr
    GED 7852L LAB: Teaching Mathematics in the Elementary School, 2cr

    Completing your MAT degree 

    Once you've completed student teaching and seminar, you can enroll in the first of two degree completion courses

    CAPSTONE

    Features: 8 credits, 2 four-credit courses 
    GED 8023: Capstone Practicum (4 credits) 
    GED 8495: Capstone Thesis (4 credits) or GED 8490: Capstone Project (4 credits)