Liberal Studies Elementary Education

Welcome to the Liberal Studies major with a concentration in Elementary Education and Integrated Credential Program!

In our program, students are able to:
  • Earn a Bachelor's degree and a Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential simultaneously in four years.
  • Complete their fieldwork in local classrooms helping children from the start.
  • Develop a sense of the teaching profession and learn early whether teaching is a career for them.
  • Grow as a teacher over four years by applying weekly coursework in their fieldwork placements.
  • Develop an understanding of children and how to shape learning experiences to support them.
  • Be prepared to start working as a K-8 teacher with a full tool kit of teaching tools and a sense of their teaching style upon graduation.
Program Statistics:
  • 700+ hours of observation, supervised fieldwork, and mentored teaching experience with elementary-aged children