Where Can This Degree Take Me?
The early years of a child’s education are crucial as they shape the human capacity for future learning and development. TIU-Florida’s Elementary Education program is dedicated to preparing educators for this mission. In every course, students are encouraged to explore their role as Christians in teaching and influencing children.
TIU-Florida will prepare you to be a part of the development process, equipping you with the knowledge and skills needed to become an effective educator and leader in the classroom. Professors introduce you to the expanding literature in the field of education. Course work provides needed credits to qualify for elementary certification from the State of Florida.
What can I do after completing the Elementary Education Program*?
- Teach in public, charter, Christian, or International schools
- Assist in curriculum development as a grade level chair
- Tutor students
- Work in group homes assisting students.
What Will I Study?
Along with the core required courses across all majors, students pursuing an Elementary Education degree will complete the core educational courses. Additionally, this educational experience will include a final step toward developing competency as an educator in the ED400E Student Teaching course comprised of 12 weeks in an elementary classroom.