Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
The Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education develops and trains early childhood educators equipped to teach Pre-K through 5th Grade who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, professional dispositions, and Christian attitudes associated with being an effective teacher. Each student will progress through three semesters of teacher education courses with field experiences and one semester of student-teaching experience in a local public elementary school. The degree programs in Elementary Education include the courses and field experiences necessary for the successful student to teach children in preschool through grade five.
- Plan and implement an effective classroom management system.
- Use reflection, inquiry and critical analysis to improve teaching practices and professional behaviors.
- Use skills, attitudes, Christian behaviors and positive interpersonal relationships associated with being an effective teacher with all students.
The elementary education comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in education. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Educational Foundations
- Culture and Education
- Curriculum and Assessment
- Classroom Management
- Teaching Practicum
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Point’s degree in elementary education will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers in education through roles such as:
- Pre-school or kindergarten teacher
- Elementary school teacher
- Teacher’s assistant
- Childcare worker
- Childcare center director
|Eddie Clark||Director of Disability Services and Associate Professor of Education||College of Education|
|Dr. Lacey Southerland||Professor of Education||College of Education|
|Dr. James Donovan||Professor of Education||College of Education|
Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview—from business to biblical studies, math to ministry.
Point provides mentoring programs with faculty, alumni and local business professionals tailored to your personal and professional goals.
SMALL CLASS SIZE
Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.