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Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education

Have you always wanted to make a difference in the lives of children? Earning a Bachelor of Science in Education, with an emphasis in Elementary Education, gives you the opportunity to begin a new career or become licensed to teach in the state of Kansas. The Elementary Education program is designed to: (1) focus on themes which provide links between general education, professional education, and the practical application of field experience; (2) provide extensive field experience with measurable outcomes each semester; (3) link content, theoretical components, and field experiences through professional education which emphasize reflective thinking; (4) model integration of content and diverse teaching strategies; (5) emphasize proficiency in oral and written language skills, professionalism, and technology; and (6) provide experience in a diverse environment.

Program Requirements Overview

General Education Coursework 55 hours
Professional Studies 9 hours
Major Courses (non-restricted) 21 hours
Major Courses (restricted to program admits) 28 hours
Student Teaching 14 hours
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE 127 hours



Detailed Degree Requirements

Contact Information

 
Erica Fisher
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Rarick Hall 238
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-4204
Email: eafisher@fhsu.edu 

Amanda Deneault
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Rarick Hall 237
Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (785) 628-4204
Email: addeneault@fhsu.edu
Web: Department Homepage

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