Dec 02, 2021  
2021-2022 University of Wyoming Catalog 
  
2021-2022 University of Wyoming Catalog

Elementary Education/Special Education, B.A.


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The Elementary/Special Education program prepares students to seek licensure as a K-6 elementary teacher and K-12 special education endorsement.This program consists of a minimum of 120 total hours.

An initial background check must be completed prior to starting any field or practicum experience. Student fees cover the cost of this initial background check so work with your College of Education advisor for details.

University Studies Program Requirements


Several Professional Education and Core Content courses fulfil University Studies Program requirements. Students need to complete the following USP requirements that are not incorporated into the program.

  • First Year Seminar (3 Credits)
  • Communication 1 (recommend ENGL 1010 , 3 Credits)
  • US/WY Constitution (3 Credits)

Professional Education Requirements


All Professional Education requirements must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

Elementary Education Content


Minimum 2.5 GPA required in major content. All major content courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher prior to enrollment in EDEL 4109  , EDEL 4309  , and EDEL 4409 .

Special Education Content: 36 (Minimum) Credit Hours


All major content courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher prior to enrollment in EDEL 4109 EDEL 4309 , and EDEL 4409 

Practicum


An approved background check must be on file with the Teacher Preparation and Advising Office for registration and completion of these courses.

Residency in Teaching


All methods courses must be completed prior to enrollment in Residency in Teaching.

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