Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education / STEM
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

As careers in STEM are on the rise today, so are the curiosities of children who want to become the scientists and engineers of tomorrow.  With GCU’s online BS in Elementary Education with an emphasis in STEM, you can become the teacher that inspires and excites children with math and science early in their education.  Major coursework is likely to include:

  • Three Dimensional Teaching in STEM Classrooms
  • Instructional Methods for Science & Engineering
  • Creating & Managing Engaging Learning Environments

Grand Canyon is a faith-based institution where professional ethics are emphasized.  While this degree can be earned online, there is a student teaching component to the curriculum.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


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School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Residents from Mississippi require an associate’s degree or higher for admission.

Restricted States

Iowa, Kentucky