Certificate in Transition to Teaching in Elementary Education
American College of Education

Program Details

The American College of Education offers a Certificate in Transition to Teaching in Elementary Education for working professionals who want to advance their career. It is intended for teachers who are seeking jobs in elementary schools but have a degree in a non-education field. It provides a sound foundation in elementary education. 

The curriculum prepares you to oversee K-6 classrooms and meet the needs of young learners.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

American College of Education is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • This program requires a criminal background check and you must have field based diversity experiences and classroom access.
  • This program leads to an initial teaching licensure in Indiana. Students who do not reside in Indiana should determine requirements for applying the Indiana initial license for teacher licensure in their state of residence.