Master of Arts in Elementary Education
Appalachian State University

Program Details

The online MA in Elementary Education degree program prepares students to pursue teaching positions in K-6 school settings. Graduates understand the nature of the elementary school-age learner in relation to the learning and evaluation process and are able to make critical decisions by synthesizing information relative to the development of appropriate living/learning environments.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Appalachian State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and a valid North Carolina "A" level teaching license or the equivalent from another state. 
  • Appalachian State University cannot guarantee licensure outside of North Carolina.