This program is designed for elementary school (grades 1-8) teaching candidates pursuing a teaching career in English as a Second Language (ESL) and seeking initial teacher licensure. This elementary education degree is designed to combine the content knowledge of teaching ESL in elementary schools with in-classroom student-teaching experiences to help you thrive in the 21st century elementary school classrooms. All courses are directly aligned with professional teaching standards and the associated national content standards. The Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC) and Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) standards form the foundation of this regionally accredited and Arizona-approved program of study.
*Residents from Mississippi require an associate’s degree or higher for admission
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
IA, KY, MA, PA, MS (Associate's Degree or Higher)
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