B.Sc. On Campus Online

Elementary Education

Old Dominion University

48 months
1032 USD/credit 30960 USD/year
1032 USD/credit 30960 USD/year
360 USD/credit 10800 USD/year
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The Elementary Education BSc program offered at Old Dominion University equips pre-service teachers with research-based knowledge, skills, abilities and dispositions to engage in socially just teaching practices.


Through development of interdisciplinary practices and assessment literacy, with a focus on critical thinking, our pre-service teachers will be equipped to make significant impacts on learning in tomorrow’s elementary classrooms. The diverse needs of PK-6 students, systemic influences on student performance, and ethical considerations are embedded throughout the curriculum.

Program Highlights

What makes the Elementary Education BSc program offered at Old Dominion University unique?

  • Opportunities for multiple, diverse field experiences at the beginning, middle, and end of the program 
  • Development of culturally-competent teachers through relevant pedagogical and management strategies 
  • Integration of competencies across subjects and disciplines is enhanced 
  • Focus is on preparing future-ready teachers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developing Instructional Strategies PreK-6: Language Arts
  • Developing Instructional Strategies PreK-6: Social Studies
  • Assessment of Learning
  • Teacher Education
  • Developing Instructional Strategies PreK-6: Science
  • Socio-Cultural Perspectives in Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission to an undergraduate teacher education program, a student must have an overall GPA of 2.75 and "C" or better in required courses, or an overall GPA of 2.80 and "C"
  • or better in the BSED program.
  • Application and $50 fee.
  • All prior Secondary/High School or College/University transcripts along with Diploma or Leaving Certificate.
  • Demonstrated English Language Proficiency.
  • Financial Documentation (seeking F/J visas only).
  • Passport identification page.
  • SAT/ACT standardized exams are optional, though highly recommended.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1032 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    30960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1032 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 360 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Norfolk

1100 - 1900 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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