Childhood and Elementary Education

B.S.E. in Childhood Education

K-6 grades

To be recommended for an initial teaching license in childhood education (kindergarten through grade 6), the student must complete both the B.S.E. in Childhood Education and the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) in Childhood Education degree programs OR the four-year licensure B.S.E. in Elementary Education.

M.A.T. in Childhood Education

The M.A.T. in Childhood Education prepares teachers to teach language arts, reading, writing, math, science, and social studies using the Arkansas State Frameworks and Common Core State Standards.