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Education - Elementary Education PreK-6, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Virginia Beach, VA, United States
Educators require a broad knowledge that involves the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development of students. The use of this knowledge guides learning experiences and enables mean ingful relationships with students. 
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Unique features of the Teacher Education Program include a rigorous liberal arts and sciences education, 15 licensure endorsement programs approved by the Virginia Board of Education, early and multiple field experiences in diverse contexts, and career assistance. The program is reviewed periodically by the Virginia Department of Education and approved by the Virginia Board of Education (VBOE). All programs fulfill the curricular requirements detailed in the Regulations Governing the Review and Approval of Education Programs in Virginia. Students interested in becoming teachers must formally apply for admission to the education program following their admission to the University and are urged to do so by their sophomore year. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • The School and Society
  • Characteristics of the Learner
  • Observation in School Settings
  • Teaching Reading and Language Arts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • A completed application.
  • An official high school transcript or comparable home school documentation.
  •  A recommendation from a guidance counselor or other school official.
  •  An official record of scores on the Scholastic
  • Assessment Test (SAT) or the American College
  • Testing Program (ACT).
  • Students with a high school grade point average of 3.25 or above or an especially strong college preparatory curriculum may apply without submitting standardized test scores. 
  • A TOEFL score of at least 550 on the written test or 80 on the Internet-based exam. 
  •  A transcript of grades from high school reported in English.
  •  A recommendation from a high school official, written in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36010 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36010 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Virginia Beach

  • 980 - 1600 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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