Elementary education students who complete the program are prepared to meet the demands of teaching in today’s elementary schools. Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to apply for a Mississippi Educator’s License in elementary education with an endorsement in at least one content area and a supplemental reading endorsement. Areas of content endorsement include but are not limited to English, social studies, foreign language, science (general, biology, chemistry, or physics), and mathematics.
Elementary Education BS Degree Requirements (121 hours)
Elementary Education BS Semester Guide
Availability: Hattiesburg Campus; Gulf Park Campus; and Online 100% (for Teacher Assistants)
Program Academic Policies and Requirements:
Licensure: This program is designed to meet the licensure requirements of the State of Mississippi Department of Education. Students who plan to complete this program should consult the Teacher Education Program Requirements for program admission, progression, and teacher candidacy requirements.