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Elementary Education

Qualify for New Jersey certification in grades K–6

Prepare to teach in an elementary school, developing the skills and knowledge of a highly effective teacher. This program integrates liberal arts study, education theory and practice, and extensive fieldwork, including a full semester of supervised classroom teaching. Students receive guidance from faculty advisers, ensuring excellent support.

Students in the Elementary Education program are dual majors and must select one of twelve approved content area majors:


African American StudiesArtBiology
EnglishHistoryIntegrative STEM
SociologySpanishWomen’s & Gender Studies