Elementary Education, M.A.

Graduate Studies

Department: School of Teaching, Learning, and Leadership

The Master of Arts in Elementary Education Program is a state-approved initial teacher certification program designed for individuals who have an undergraduate degree in a field other than Elementary Education (grades K-6) and who wish to become certified to teach in this field. This program is committed to preparing highly qualified Elementary Education teachers, with knowledge and skills mated to research-based best practices. Additionally, graduates from this program will be able to continue to evaluate contemporary research in the field of Elementary Education and will be able to conduct action research regarding their own practice.