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Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education / Special Education Minor

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education qualifies candidates to seek licensure in elementary education (kindergarten through 6th grade). The program of study helps future teachers discover the links between general education courses, professional education curriculum, pedagogical theory, and clinical experience. The nationally ranked Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education program is offered on-campus and online and provides field experiences in diverse environments. Candidates have multiple opportunities to apply their knowledge and skills with measurable outcomes and feedback from university faculty.

The minor is Special Education prepares you to better serve all the students under your care, have more earning potential, and make yourself more attractive on the job market.

Requirements

This program requires an internship experience.

  • To be considered for admission to FHSU, a student must complete the application for admission and submit official transcripts from all previously attended schools
  • Students who are over the age of 21 do not need to have an ACT or SAT score submitted in order to fulfill the application requirements

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)