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MS - Elementary Education

Change careers and change lives

Online instruction and in-classroom experience

The master’s degree in elementary education at Emporia State is designed for career changers who are interested in teaching elementary school.

With online courses and a clinical experience placement near you, you can earn a master’s degree without changing locations. In as little as two years, you will be eligible for an elementary education teaching license.

When you finish your degree, you will enter the teaching profession at the master’s degree level on the pay scale.

MS Elementary Ed - Program Information and Student Handbook.pdf

Additional information

Application requirements

Graduate School application

Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended from regionally-accredited institutions

Names and emails of two recommenders for disposition and recommendation forms

Valid teaching license-if applicable

Government-issued ID

Official transcripts

Students must submit official bachelor’s degree transcripts containing at least 60 credit hours of coursework and final grades. Any additional transcripts from college credit accumulated after the bachelor’s degree MUST be submitted if you will be using these credits for transfer credit or for last 60 GPA. Transcripts are considered official when they arrive in the Graduate Office in a sealed envelope from the issuing institution or are received through a secure electronic transcript service to gradinfo@emporia.edu.

If the transcripts need to be mailed, send to:

Emporia State University
Graduate School
Campus Box 4003
Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Circle
Emporia, KS 66801-5415


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Why ESU?

The program curriculum for the MS in Elementary Education is aligned with The Teachers College Conceptual Framework, the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, and the Kansas Department of Education Licensure Standards.


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MAILING ADDRESS

Department of Elementary Education / Early Childhood / Special Education
Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Circle
Campus Box 4036
Emporia, KS 66801

PHYSICAL ADDRESS

Department of Elementary Education / Early Childhood / Special Education
(on the ESU main campus)
1701 Morse Road
Visser Hall, 2nd Floor
Main Office, Rm 241