Would you like to become an elementary school teacher?
Midway University’s Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education program can train you to work with young learners in elementary schools across the state.
Upon graduation, you will meet the requirements for certification to teach kindergarten through fifth grade in Kentucky. Through reciprocal agreements, students should be able to achieve certification in some other states as well.
Once students are accepted at Midway University, they then will need to apply for acceptance into the Teacher Education program.
|Course Number||Name of Course||Credit Hours|
General Education Requirements
Major Course Requirements
Teacher Education Orientation must be attended prior to taking EDU 103, 108, 188, and 201.
|EDU 103||Introduction to Education||3|
|EDU 108||Introduction to Teacher Education Concentrations||3|
|EDU 188||Field Experience - Initial||0|
|EDU 201||Technology in the Educational Setting||3|
|EDU 202||Mathematics for Teachers I||3|
|EDU 210||Teaching and Learning I||3|
|EDU 286||Field Experience - Elementary||0|
|EDU 287||Field Experience - Mid School||0|
|EDU 288||Field Experience - High Sch||0|
|EDU 302||Mathematics for Teachers II||3|
|EDU 314||Multicultural Education||3|
|EDU 315||The Exceptional Child and Legal Aspects of Special Education||3|
|EDU 332||Educational Evaluation Techniques||3|
|EDU 338||Foundations of Literacy||3|
|EDU 360||Teaching and Learning II||3|
|EDU 370||Teaching Literacy to All Students across Grade Levels and Content Areas||3|
|EDU 405||Reading and Language Arts Teaching Methods||3|
|EDU 419||Social Studies Teaching Methods||3|
|EDU 421||Science Teaching Methods||3|
|EDU 425||Mathematics Teaching Methods||3|
|EDU 498||Student Teaching||12|
|PSY 260||Human Growth and Development||3|
P5 Content Emphasis*
|ENG 300||Linguistics and History English Language||3|
|ENV 201||Principles of Environmental Science||3|
|ENV 202||Principles of Environmental Science Lab||1|
|HIS 101||World Civilization I||3|
|HIS 102||World Civilization II||3|
|HIS 141||History of the United States since 1865||3|
Total Credit Hours
*See Teacher Education Department for additional P-5 content emphasis General Education requirements and Dual Certification -Elementary/Middle School