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Browse the curriculum, course descriptions and requirements for the Elementary Education Grades K-6 program in our academic catalog.

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Earn your bachelor’s degree in elementary education at Lynn University and start a successful career as an elementary school teacher, childcare provider or mentor for children in kindergarten through the sixth grade. Learn from our highly acclaimed curriculum, and design your own attention-grabbing lessons. Better yet, begin developing your teaching style in every course you take by observing current classroom teachers.

You may also choose to complete five specialization courses in place of your free electives to learn how to teach children ages three through the third grade.

What you’ll learn in the elementary education degree program

  • Lesson plan creation
  • Teaching skills and classroom management
  • Student instruction and authority skills

Career opportunities

Prepare for a successful career in education with a bachelor's degree in elementary education grades K-6.

Many graduates of this bachelor’s program have gone on to have successful careers, such as:

  • Clinical education mentor (after three years of teaching)
  • Elementary classroom teacher
  • ESL teacher (English as a Second Language)
  • Resource teacher

You may also choose to continue your education with the M.Ed. in educational leadership program.

Estimated tuition

Full-time tuition for a traditional day undergraduate student is estimated to cost $35,960 annually.

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Gwendolyn Conneally - Elementary Education
I chose elementary education because I want to be the foundation of someone’s learning. I’m adopted and had a lot of help in elementary school. Without that foundation I wouldn't be where I am today.
Gwendolyn Conneally, elementary education major
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