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Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education & Special Education

Program Details

Dakota State University offers an online Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education/Special Education degree. Students are typically teachers of special needs students, and this degree program is tailored for their needs to reach their students. Students will receive real-world experience and advice to further their careers inside and outside of the classroom.


This program requires teacher candidates to complete a yearlong residency / student teaching capstone experience during the final two semesters prior to graduation.

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • ACT scores

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission