The elementary education licensure program provides appropriate learning experiences to meet the needs, capabilities, and interests of elementary school students. The program is designed to assist individuals in acquiring knowledge, developing skills and dispositions within a learning environment focused on active involvement and integrated learning activities.

Requirements
To complete the elementary teacher education program, students must complete the requirements for their chosen major as well as the following licensure requirements.

Students must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll.

Refer to the Undergraduate Course Catalogue for official information about licensure requirements.

From the General Education Requirements

 

Humanities and Social Sciences

Select one HIS course from below: (3 credit hours)

or

Natural and Mathematical Science

or

Arts and Aesthetics

Professional Education Requirements

 

Professional Education, General – 7 hours

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

Professional Education, Methods – 19-20 hours

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(By advisement for K-6 students who are student teaching in the fall)

Internship – last semester of teacher education program

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

(Must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll)

Education at Meredith College

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Contact Information
Heather Bower
Assistant Professor; Department Head, Education
207-B Ledford
(919) 760-8061
bowerhea@meredith.edu
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Valencia Hicks-Harris
Graduate Program Manager & Admissions Counselor for Education
(919) 760-8316
gradeducation@meredith.edu
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