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Elementary Education (K-6th grade license) with Early Childhood Unified (Birth-3rd grade license), B.Ed.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Topeka, KS, United States
Teacher education at Washburn is a college-wide endeavor. All students seeking an initial license complete a well-rounded sequence of general education courses delivered by arts and sciences departments and all students complete a professional sequence of courses delivered through the Department of Education. 
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Overview

Teacher candidates pursuing a kindergarten through grade six (K-6) license complete appropriate specialty courses offered by the Department of Education and receive a Bachelors  of Education (B Ed) upon completion of required courses and clinical experiences. In the process of completing the K-6 program of study, teacher candidates choose one of five complementary options, four of which lead to a second teaching license. Candidates may choose to pursue a program of study leading to a birth through grade three license or a middle school (5-8) license in English, History, or Mathematics. The middle school license is delivered collaboratively between the Department of Education and the appropriate departments offering content for the 5-8-subject area. As a fifth option, candidates may pursue course work leading to a provisional license in special education. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Admission applications are processed on a continual basis. You can apply to Washburn up until one week prior to the last day to enroll for a given semester.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Intro to Early Childhood Education
  • Infants and Toddlers
  • Practicum Infants and Toddlers
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Curriculum Preschool

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    72

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General Requirements

  • Application for admission
  • One-time, $20 non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcripts or GED transcripts
  • Official ACT or SAT scores (only required if the student is under 21 years of age)
  • Official college transcripts (if any college credit has been taken)
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      636 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 636 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      281 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 281 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Topeka

    • 900 - 1400 USD/month
      Living Costs

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

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