Educational Specialist in Elementary Education
Columbus State University

Program Details

Enroll in this online elementary education degree and enhance professional opportunities.  This program is designed for experienced teachers with a T-5 teaching certificate and a valid teaching license.  Develop content and pedagogical expertise while seeking to influence educational decisions outside their classrooms.  Students learn to evaluate and implement curriculum theory, developmentally appropriate instructional strategies, and assessment methods and techniques for diverse learners.  Support their learning styles and environments using contemporary theory and research.  In five or six semesters, students are prepared to make ethical decisions in early childhood environments, selecting and using various technological resources for instruction, management, media development, and problem-solving.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Columbus State University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Candidates must possess at least three years of teaching experience.