Elementary Education Curriculum & Courses
Requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
The elementary education undergraduate degree is registered in New York and accredited by NCATE, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
The following table summarizes all requirements for a Bachelor of Science in elementary education. For an overview of a particular course, click on its title. Our Course Descriptions page lists all education courses. For one possible breakdown of the major by semester, see the Plan of Study below.
† The Clare College curriculum also includes a three-credit quantitative reasoning requirement.
Childhood studies majors satisfy this requirement by passing any of the mathematics courses listed in the above table under Certification Requirements
Choose one concentration from among English, Math/Science/Technology (MST), and Social Studies. Within the concentration, take 30 credits of courses, as indicated below. Note that the courses include several of the requirements listed in the table above.
- Social Studies
For more information on the degree in elementary education, please contact
Dr. Nancy Casey, Chair
If you wish to apply to this program, please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office at St. Bonaventure University at 1 (800) 462-5050 for undergraduate admission materials.