Become an elementary school teacher

As a certified elementary education teacher, you can make a powerful impact on young children. Our Elementary Education B.S. Degree prepares you to teach grades K-6 and gives you an endorsement in ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) and Reading.

A quality education degree

  • Our program meets all Florida Department of Education Certification requirements, including ESOL and Reading endorsements.
  • We give you extensive experience in public schools, including diverse placements in primary and intermediate grades.
  • You take practicums and and a final internship supervised by veteran educators.
  • We offer free extracurricular professional development experiences.
  • This is a research-infused program.

Features that fit you

  • Degrees are affordable with scholarship opportunities.
  • Choose from our traditional option where classes are offered face-to-face, online and blended; or choose our completely online option.
  • We offer full and part-time programs.


Employment of kindergarten and elementary school teachers is expected to continue to grow due to declines in student-teacher ratios and increases in enrollment. However, employment growth will vary by region.

Elementary Education B.S. Degree Curriculum

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