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Bachelor's in Elementary Education Concentrations

Concentrations - Online Elementary Education Degree

Through the online elementary education degree at University of the Cumberlands, you can choose from four different concentrations. Whether you are interested in specific subject matter or teaching as a special education teacher, UC understands that you have a calling. Find the path that's right for you.

English/Communications

Our online elementary education degree concentration in English and Communications is designed for those who aspire to impact the lives of students in schools and the communities they live in. Throughout this English/Communications program, you will take courses specifically related to literature, writing, and communications, among others. If you dream of being an elementary teacher, consider University of the Cumberlands to help you earn elementary education teaching certification.

Interdisciplinary

This interdisciplinary concentration, for the online elementary education degree, is designed for those who wish to enter the teaching field and contribute to stronger schools with a more broad educational understanding. Throughout this Interdisciplinary program, you will take courses specifically related to the sciences, English, social studies, and mathematics, among others.  Choose University of the Cumberlands if you’re interested in earning your elementary education teacher certification.

Social and Behavioral Studies

Our Social and Behavioral Studies concentration was developed for individuals who want to pass along their passion for social and behavioral studies to their students. Throughout this Social and Behavioral Studies program, you will take courses specifically related to American History, World Civilizations, and government, among others. If you dream of being an elementary social studies teacher, consider University of the Cumberlands to help you earn online elementary education degree certification.

Special Education

The online elementary education degree concentration in special education is intended for students who desire to make a permanent impression on their students’ lives. Throughout this special education certification program, you will take courses which include Special Education Early Childhood, Special Education Instructional Programs (P-12), Special Education Methods and Materials (Mild Disabilities & Emotional Disabilities) P-12, Special Education Programs for Adolescents with Mild Disabilities (5-12), among other course topics. Choosing the special education emphasis offers dual certification in elementary education (P-5) and special education (P-12). If you dream of being an elementary teacher, consider University of the Cumberlands to help you earn your special education certification.