Find your major

The School of Education offers three on-campus undergraduate bachelor of science (B.S.) degree options. 

Early childhood education – Are you looking for a program that will prepare you to teach young children and their families? Our early childhood education-unified program leads to a state of Iowa license that will allow you to teach children from birth through third grade, in both general and special education.
Elementary education – Are you looking to teach K-6, interested in educational programming, being a childcare director, or being part of an area educational agency? This program is for you! Our elementary education program prepares you to teach kindergarten through sixth grade in an elementary classroom and kindergarten through eighth grade in a chosen endorsement area.
Secondary education and K-12 education – Our secondary education program prepares you to teach secondary students at the middle school and high school levels. Our secondary education program encourages students to become an expert in a subject matter by majoring in a content area and offers 13 different undergraduate licensure areas.