Elementary Education

Gain a foundation in K-6 Education

Union Institute & University’s Elementary Education major will nurture the skills to help children in grades K-6 learn to their fullest potential. With an excellent foundation for continue their professional development in education, we make earning your degree in education an attainable goal.
Union has tailored our Elementary Education program for individuals seeking to teach in the state of Florida. While students residing in other states may enroll, we cannot guarantee that the program will result in eligibility for teacher licensure in states other than Florida. Please contact our Admissions Team to find out if our program will meet your state’s regulations. While the program is not currently structured to grant certification, it provides a vibrant and thorough educational foundation for students who wish to apply for certification in their state.

Careers of our Elementary Education Graduates

Union’s Elementary Education graduates excel in a variety of education careers with the skills they learn at Union. With Union’s degree, you’ll be ready to address current and future challenges in teaching and leadership, and employers will be looking for people like you who understand the care and attention needed for education.



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Skills & Benefits

applying your degree to your experience

Applied & Academic Skills
  • Identify relevant skills needed to help all children learn to their fullest potential.
  • Adapt teaching to a wide range of diverse students.
  • Create positive learning environments.
  • Graduates of this major will meet the general standards for teachers established by the State of Florida.

Elementary Education Structure & Courses

•  120 Credit Hours Program (minimum)
•  Full-time & part-time options
• Classes start every 8 weeks!
• Up to 90 semester hours in transfer credits

Major & Core Courses
Graduation Capstone

Funding Your Future

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