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Bachelor’s in Elementary Education - ESOL/Reading Curriculum

You'll love becoming a teacher for K-6 grade students. The state-approved program for teacher certification at NSU offers exceptional preparation and an unparalleled network of educators. Find your professional place by pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education.


Students are required to complete 30 credit hours as part of the General Education Program. For specific course requirements, refer to the "General Education" Program section in the Academic Resources and Procedures segment of the catalog.


Course Number Course Title Credits
EDUC 2010 Foundations of Education 3
ESOL 2903 Cross-Cultural Studies 3
EDUC 3525 Practices of Instruction 3
EDUC 3535 Educational Assessment 3
ESOL 3340 Survey of TESOL for Teachers 3
EDUC 3350 Survey of Exceptional Student Education 3
Florida Teacher Cert. Exam - General Knowledge Test
ELEM 4350 Methods of Teaching Mathematics in the Elementary School Curriculum 3
ELEM 4340 Methods of Teaching Language Arts 3
ELEM 3550 Methods of Teaching Science in the Elementary School 3
EDUC 3360 Educational Psychology 3
ELEM 3530 Methods of Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary School 3
EDUC 4010 Foundations of Curriculum Development 3
ELEM 3810 Assessing and Teaching Literacy in the Elementary School 3
ELEM 4535 Inquiry Approaches to STEM Education in the Elementary Classroom 3
ELEM 4560 Methods of Teaching Reading Across the Elementary Curriculum 3
ESOL 4565 Second Language Learning 3
ELEM 4810 Integrating PE and Health Education into the Elementary School 3
ELEM 4815 Integrating Art and Music Education Across the Curriculum 3
EDUC 4510 Diversity and Ethics 3
EDUC 4322 Foundations of Classroom Management 3
Florida Teacher Cert. Exam. - Subject Area Examination
Florida Teacher Cert. Exam. - Professional Educator Test
EDUC 2505 Practicum I 1
EDUC 3505 Practicum II 1
EDUC 4505 Advanced Practicum 1
ELEM 4570 Elementary Education Internship 12


See the entire program at a glance. The four-year plan of study will assist you in planning your future at NSU. It presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a four-year plan during a student's college career. 

2021-2022 4-Year Plan of Study

2022-2023 4-Year Plan of Study

2023-2024 4-Year Plan of Study

2024-2025 4-Year Plan of Study

Plans of Study for 3+1 Students

2023-2024 4-Year Plan of Study for 3+1 Students

2024-2025 4-Year Plan of Study for 3+1 Students

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