Elementary Education

School for Education

College of Education and Health Professions

Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.E.) - Elementary Education

79 Hours
2.75 GPA

This degree requires a minimum of 120 hours. For additional hours required see Academic Degree Programs Requirements

*Teacher Candidates seeking an additional endorsement in special education certification in K-12 Mild/Moderate CrossCategorical Disabilities must take PS 121 Human Growth and Development instead of EDE 220.

Because there are specific general education courses required for teacher certification in the state of Missouri, it is imperative the student speak with his or her advisor regarding these course requirements prior to enrollment

Area of Concentration

The student must have a total of at least 21 semester hours in an area of concentration (courses taken as part of the General Curriculum may be counted as part of the area of concentration). This concentration must be approved by the student’s advisor.

Areas available are:

  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Science and Mathematics
  • Art
  • Fine Art

Students should plan the courses needed for the area of concentration with his or her advisor.

 No grade lower than a “C” in education core.