The Bachelor of Science degree in PreK-4 elementary education provides a solid foundation to
students wishing to educate children during their most critical time of
development. During the course of study, students majoring in PreK-4 elementary
education will take courses specific to their major, along with a core of
liberal arts courses.
Along with 82 credit hours of major coursework, PreK-4 elementary
education majors are exposed to real-life teaching situations during field
experiences, student teaching and in the Department of Education’s on-campus Early
Education Center, where children’s learning growth is promoted in a
developmentally appropriate manner on a daily basis.