B.A. OR B.S. IN EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY K-6

Do you love working with young children? Have a dream to better the next generation through compassionate teaching and guidance? The B.A. or B.S. in Education, Elementary K-6 focuses on training future teachers to effectively educate children in elementary grades through instructional development and ethical codes of conduct. This program also prepares you for a graduate degree in education-related fields. If you want to be a part of changing our future by teaching essential skills and values to young children, then this is the program for you.

WHY CHOOSE THIS DEGREE?

A B.A. or B.S. in Education, Elementary K-6 allows you to:

  • Embark on a fulfilling teaching career that helps the next generation gain an understanding of elementary-level subjects
  • Inspire and influence children in a school setting as they grow up and begin understanding the world
  • Connect with students and change their lives for the better through the education system
  • Strengthen your critical thinking, instructional, and problem-solving skills 

WHY EARN IT AT GREENSBORO?

At Greensboro College, earning a B.A. or B.S. in Education, Elementary K-6 means you will have the unique opportunities to:

  • Earn a licensure for teaching students at the elementary level 
  • Train and prepare for your career in different school settings through 16-week long student teaching experiences
  • Learn from an exceptional faculty that leads by example and showcases passionate teaching
  • Have one-on-one time with professors and advisors to ensure you stay on track with your career goals

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER GRADUATION?

With your B.A. or B.S. in Education, Elementary K-6, you can begin your education career teaching elementary-level children. You will also be prepared to further your learning and pursue a graduate degree in education, if you so choose.

We’re here to help

Rebecca F. Blomgren
Dean, School of Education, and Director of Teacher Education
336-272-7102, ext. 5262

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