Do you feel called to the classroom? WPU’s accelerated, online elementary education program with licensure will prepare you to teach our next generation of students. Our experienced faculty offers not just theories and best learning practices, but practical advice on leading a classroom and the challenges you’ll face.
- Small class sizes means personal attention from faculty and staff
- If you do not work in a school, WPU’s Field Placement Coordinator will arrange field experiences in K-12 classrooms for you.
Careers for an Elementary Education Degree
Graduates of our program will be qualified to be a teacher at any K-12 school across North Carolina. Many of our graduates have taught and then advanced to other roles in K-12 education, or applied their skills across other non-teaching work.
Q: I’m nervous about trying to take classes and work full-time.
A: We get it! That’s why our program is flexible and convenient to your needs. Our courses are offered asynchronously, and the entire program can be completed fully online. You’ll have an academic support coach to help you every step of the way.
Q: I want to take some classes on campus. Can I do that?
A: Yes, some on-campus courses are available. Ask our admissions team for more details.
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