2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 28, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Elementary Education Licensure


The following requirements for the BS degree in Elementary Education and Teaching are listed in the Catalog. With careful scheduling and attention to the requirements for admission to the teacher preparation program, a student can complete all degree and program requirements in four years. After completing the degree and program requirements, students receive a BS degree in Elementary Education and Teaching, and they are eligible for licensure in Elementary (PK-6) Education.

Students in this degree program will be assigned an academic advisor who specializes in teacher education.

Professional Requirements for Elementary Education Licensure


Practicum Integration Semester (7 credits)


These courses are taken the semester prior to Partnership.

In order to advance to partnership semester, students must earn a B- or better in EDUC 310, EDUC 361, and EDUC 380. Any student receiving licensure in Elementrary Education may repeat EDUC 310, EDUC 361, and EDUC 380 only once if the student is unsuccessful due to insufficient academic performance.

Partnership Semester (12 credits)


These courses MUST be taken together during the semester prior to Student Teaching.

Any student receiving licensure in Elementary education may repeat Partnership courses (EDUC 423, 433, 461, and 467)  only once if the student is unsuccessful due to insufficient academic performance. In order to be successful in the Partnership semester, students must have B- or better in each Partnership course.

Student Teaching Semester (12 credits)


Note: Passing scores on Praxis II, VCLA, and RVE are required prior to beginning student teaching.