The Master of Science in Education degree with a concentration in Elementary Curriculum and Instruction program uses the ‘four C’s’: critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration to maximize the learned courses when applying new methods of teaching in the K-12 educational environment. Students can follow concentration paths in elementary education in one of six areas: Diversity, Early Childhood Education, Math and Science, Technology in Education, Professional Inquiry and Practice (PIP), and Staff Development/Mentor Teacher. Graduate students may use the MS degree for advancement in current teaching roles or when seeking to expand into a new field within the education system.
Four-year bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
3.0 GPA for last 60 units
Teaching credential (preliminary or clear) or equivalent experience
Accreditation & Licensing
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Consent for Contact
I understand that by submitting this form, WGU and Get Educated will be contacting me by email and phone. Submitting this form also constitutes my express written consent to receive phone calls and text messages from WGU, at the phone number(s) I have provided, including a wireless number. I also understand that consent is not a condition of enrollment.