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Master of Science in Education / Elementary Education

Program Details

The master of science in education with a specialization in elementary education at the Fischler College of Education helps prepare educators in the area of kindergarten through grade six instruction. The specialization helps provide educators with the skills to develop curriculum and instruct students in the areas of language and literacy, mathematics, science, and the arts. Course content is research based and infuses best practices in education.


  • Official transcript indicating conferral of a bachelor's degree by a regionally accredited institution
  • A 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA required
  • Official transcripts 

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) now administers both NCATE and TEAC accreditation. Current accreditation status under NCATE and TEAC for education programs will continue through the accreditation term, during which they will be CAEP Eligible.