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Elementary Education Major

The elementary education program provides a comprehensive understanding of the general field of education and a cross-section of courses in English, social studies, science, and math. The program emphasizes field experience and service learning in various subject areas.

Program Curriculum

  • Courses in English, social studies, math, psychology, literacy, and methods 
  • Candidates will complete a field experience or service-learning every semester
  • Candidates will have five courses to pursue specific interest or other minors 

Beyond the Classroom 

  • In a school setting 2-3 hours per week during your freshmen, sophomore, and junior years 
  • Full 100-day internship during your senior year 
  • Internships in Baltimore area public and parochial schools 
  • Elementary teachers must teach in two different schools at two different grade levels

Degree Requirements

View the degree requirements and our four year plan of study in the Undergraduate Catalogue

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