Welcome to the Elementary Education program at IPFW. We have been educating and preparing elementary teachers since 1967. You will be joining this proud group of well prepared educators. Your degree will make you eligible to be licensed by the State of Indiana to teach grades K-6 or preschool through Grade 6. There are three program options. If you are interested in any of these, please contact us we would like to meet you!
Elementary Education (Grades K-6)
Elementary Education with Special Education
Early Childhood and Elementary Education
(Dual License-Grades Pre School-Grade 6
|Number of Credit Hours||120||126|
|Number of Semesters||8 semesters (4 years), 10 semesters (5 years) if adding special education||8 semesters (4 years) + at least one summer|
|Student Teaching Required||Yes||Yes|
|Must pass Pearson CASA exams for admission to program||Yes||Yes|
|Course Requirements||Early Childhood and Elementary Education Requirements|
Jim Beard, M.A.
Director of Educational Planning and Information Center
Tamika Blanks, M.S.
Coordinator of Advising