Teaching
Elementary Education

​​​​​​​​​​​​Program Description

You’ll learn to educate the next generation as you prepare for one of the world’s most important professions. CMU’s elementary education students master the basics of teaching math, language arts, reading, science and social studies in classrooms ranging from prekindergarten through eighth grade. You’ll choose from a variety of majors and minors that include early childhood development and learning, reading, integrated science, middle level education, and social studies. Your student teaching options could take you minutes away from campus or to Mexico, Australia and beyond.​​

Put Your Degree to Work

​U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data

JobMedian PayJob Growth through ​2022​
Elementary/kindergarten teacher$53,090 per year12% (118,400 more jobs)​

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