Elementary Education

 
 
 

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CREDITS: 40 (min) | COST/CREDIT: $415 | AS LOW AS: $16,600 (40 cr.) | COMPLETION: 2-3 YEARS

ADVANCE YOUR CAREER

DESIGNED FOR WORKING EDUCATORS

The Online Elementary Education Bachelor’s Completion Program is designed for non-traditional students and working adults seeking a flexible path to becoming an elementary education teacher for grades K – 6. The program is 100% online with the exception of field experience and student teaching, which can be arranged in your local area.

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Online Elementary Education Bachelor’s Completion Program at Morningside offers an opportunity to complete your teaching credentials in the state of Iowa in two to three years as you earn your bachelor’s degree.

If you already have a non-teaching bachelor’s degree and are interested in earning your initial teaching license, please apply to the Graduate Programs in Education to pursue a Master of Arts in Teaching.

84

transferable credits

2-3

years to complete

$415

cost/credit

YOUR EDUCATION, OUR MISSION

  • Cumulative college GPA of 2.75 on a 4.00 scale from a regionally accredited institution
  • Associate degree or at least 60 credit hours of transferable credit
  • Resume
  • Three references
  • Essay
  • Official transcript analysis
  • Interview with the Morningside University Sharon Walker School of Education

Degree or endorsement programs offered by the Sharon Walker School of Education at Morningside University that prepare students for licensure as educators are designed to meet the licensure standards set by the Iowa Department of Education. Please review the information on the Education Program Professional Licensure Disclosure page for more information.

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Course List

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Contact Us

Questions? We’d love to help. Contact us today.

Amy Williams-Malenosky

Senior Associate Director of Admissions

712-274-5552
williamsa@morningside.edu

Kelly Chaney

Dean of the Sharon Walker School of Education

712-274-5540
chaneyk@morningside.edu

Lewis Hall