Previous IU South Bend Campus Bulletins

Students are ordinarily subject to the curricular requirements outlined in the Bulletin in effect at the start of their current degree. See below for links to previous Bulletins (bulletins prior to 2013-2014 are in PDF format only).

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Elementary Education

Pictured | Julia Gressick, Ph.D. | University of Wisconsin Madison, 2012 | Assistant Department Chair; and Assistant Professor of Instructional Technology

Kwadwo A. Okrah, Ph.D. | Ohio University, 1999 | Department Chair; and Professor of Secondary Education


Elementary Education

Kwadwo A. Okrah, Ph.D.| Department Chair
Julia Gressick, Ph.D. | Assistant Department Chair
Education Advising Office | Education and Arts 2200 |
(574) 520-4132 | education.iusb.edu

About the Elementary Education Degree Program

Students can earn a Bachelor of Science in Education with a major in Elementary Education. The Elementary Education program provides coursework and field experiences to prepare future teachers to meet the needs of students in today’s schools. Candidates who successfully complete the elementary program will be licensed to teach at the early childhood and middle childhood developmental levels, grades kindergarten through six.

The Master of Science in Education with a major in Unified Elementary and Secondary K-12 Program is a contemporary program with a strong focus on literacy and English language learners. This advanced degree is a cohort-based, 30 credit hour, hybrid program. The program is for individuals who are currently teaching and want to advance their professional knowledge and skills to meet the needs of students in today’s classrooms.

Transition to Teaching is a cohort program for mid-career professionals who hold a bachelor’s degree in a field other than education. Individuals complete the program in just 24 credit hours.


Undergraduate Degree Offered

Graduate Degrees and Programs Offered

Academic Bulletins

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2017-2018 Campus Bulletin
2016-2017 Campus Bulletin
2015-2016 Campus Bulletin
2014-2015 Campus Bulletin

Please be aware that the PDF is formatted from the webpages; some pages may be out of order.