48 months
17763 USD/year
13322 USD/year
8881 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


In the Elementary Education program from University of North Dakota you will immerse yourself in teaching and prepare for a rewarding career educating children ages 6-14.


Educators play a critical role in shaping our future. With a B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education from UND, you will be prepared to teach students in diverse learning environments.

Why Study Elementary Education at University of North Dakota?

Teaching students is one of the most fulfilling careers. With a B.S.Ed. in Elementary Education from UND, you will be eligible to pursue teaching licensure — and make your mark on the future.

As a teacher candidate at UND, you'll study current curriculum, digital technologies, student-centered pedagogies, differentiated instruction and assessment. Multiple field experiences will provide you with additional opportunities for authentic teaching and learning. We also offer the opportunity to student teach anywhere in the United States or abroad.

As the most comprehensive teacher education program in the region, UND offers a wide range of minors and specialty area concentrations to complement your elementary education degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Education
  • Young Adult Literature
  • Math for Elementary Teachers
  • Technology for Teachers
  • Methods, Materials, and Philosophy: Art for Elementary School Teachers
  • Music for Elementary School Teachers
  • Classroom Management
  • Multicultural Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete Mandatory Immunizations and TB Screening
  • Send Official Records
  • Apply Online and Pay $35 Application Fee
  • Complete Statement of Financial Responsibility
  • Provide Evidence of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17763 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17763 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    13322 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13322 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8881 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8881 USD per year during 48 months.
  • Minnesota residents: 9,947.76 USD per year

Living costs for Grand Forks

1000 - 2180 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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