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Master of Science in Elementary Education

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Elementary Education program is available to Elementary teachers looking to better serve the needs of their students.  The curriculum emphasizes curriculum planning and improvement of teaching skills as it enhances classroom performance and broadens educators’ bases of knowledge.  Educators can choose to specialize in the STEM track, Math track, or Generalist track.


  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts listing undergraduate/ graduate degree(s)
  • Attainment of a minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) in your undergraduate study
  • Statement of intent
  • Two letters of recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP)