Teacher Education Programs


Elementary Education Major


  • Elementary Education K-6
  • Early Intervention (Pre-School Special Needs Certification)

Additional Endorsements Available to Elementary Education Majors


  • Early Education PreK-K
  • Multicategorical Special Education K-6*
  • Restricted Content Endorsement for Multicategorical SPED 5-Adult
  • English 5-9
  • Math 5-9
  • Social Studies 5-9
  • Art 5-9
  • General Science 5-9

Middle School Major


Candidates may major in Middle School Education by combining any two middle school fields:

  • English 5-9
  • Math 5-9
  • Social Studies 5-9
  • Art 5-9
  • General Science 5-9

Additional Endorsement Available Only to Middle School Majors Who Are Completing Programs in English, Math, General Science, Chemistry, Biology, or Social Studies


  • Multicategorical Special Education 5-Adult*

Secondary and PreK-Adult Majors


  • Art PreK-Adult
  • Art 5-Adult
  • Biology 9-Adult
  • Chemistry 9-Adult
  • Health PreK-Adult
  • Mathematics 5-Adult
  • Music PreK-Adult
  • Physical Educ. PreK-Adult
  • Social Studies 5-Adult
  • Eng. Lang. Arts 5-Adult
  • General Science 5-Adult

Additional Endorsements Available to Elementary Education Majors


  • English 5-9
  • Math 5-9
  • Social Studies 5-9
  • Art 5-9
  • General Science 5-9

Additional Endorsement Available Only to Secondary Majors who are Completing Programs in English, Math, General Science, Chemistry, Biology, or Social Studies


  • Multicategorical Special Education 5-Adult*

*Additional Autism endorsement is available to candidates completing Multicategorical Special Education.

Acceptance of Transfer Coursework for all Teacher Education Programs


To ensure that all required state and national standards as well as cross-cutting
themes of Diversity and Technology are administered and mastered within the curriculum, the Teacher Education Program does not accept transfer coursework from other institutions for the following courses:

  • Pre-Admission:
    EDUC 100: Introduction to Professional Education
  • Post-Admission: (No course work is accepted post-admission.)
    EDUC 301: Educational Psychology
    Elementary Block courses (EDUC 311, EDUC 460, EDUC 461, EDUC 462, EDUC
    463, READ 417, SPED 412)
    Secondary Block courses (EDUC 293, EDUC 309, EDUC 340, EDUC 342, READ
    302, SPED 320)
    Early Intervention Block (SPED 351, EED 330, EED 380, SPED 343)
    Student Teaching courses (EDUC 409, EDUC 470, all sections of student teaching)
  • Methods courses for all certification areas