BA/BS in Elementary Education

he Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education Degree is a professional degree with emphasis in the curriculum and methodology of teaching in the elementary school.

You can also choose to pursue a Bachelor of Arts Degree with Elementary Certification.

You will enjoy Pre-Teacher Preparation Status until you are formally admitted into the Teacher Preparation Program. This typically occurs during the sophomore year. Each student must pass the Michigan Test for Teacher Certification (MTTC) Basic Skills Exam and formally apply to the Department of Teaching and Learning.

Michigan Department of Education Definition of "Program Completers"

Elementary Education "Program Completers" must qualify for graduation. this includes the following:

  • Passing score on the MTTC Basic Skill Exam

  • Completion of professional education courses*

  • Completion of planned program minor*

  • Completion of an approved subject content major* or two minors*

  • Passing score on the MTTC Elementary Education Exam (additional subject area exams are optional)

  • Current First Aid & CPR Certification from the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association

  • Recommendation for certification

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