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Elementary Education

administrative contact

Stephanie Lorenze
phone: 304-293-6723

program contact

Stephanie Lorenze
phone: 304-293-6723

Program Details

Program Description

Students in the BA Elementary Education Program complete course work that makes them eligible for West Virginia teacher certification, multi-subjects grades K-6. By the time students graduate, they will have spent over 600 hours in the field.

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Please see Office of Admissions - English Language Proficiency for more information.

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WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

WVU is fully accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education, and by the West Virginia State Department of Education.