Elementary Education

Elementary Education Degree

College for Women | School of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences

Do you have a passion for teaching? When pursuing your education degree on our St. Paul campus, you’ll be empowered with the knowledge and skill necessary to provide the best educational experience for elementary aged kids. Your degree in education from St. Kate’s will have you well on your way to a meaningful career.

Program Details

Take 32 credits per year to finish your degree in four years.

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Classroom Experience Integrated in the Curriculum

As an education major, you’ll study

  • general teaching methods

  • school and chemical health

  • literacy methods

  • methods in mathematics, science, and social studies

  • relationship techniques

  • STEM for elementary learners

Our education program integrates practical courses with an emphasis on fieldwork. As a teacher candidate, you’ll spend up to 50 hours gaining hands-on classroom experience each semester, beginning with the first class.

St. Catherine University College for Women 2018 graduates in St. Paul, Minnesota
Careers in Education

When you major in education at St. Kate’s, you will be prepared to earn your teacher's license in elementary education (K-6).

Students with an education degree from St. Catherine University get noticed. Many principals put St. Catherine University graduates’ résumés at the top of the pile when making hiring decisions. That’s not surprising — St. Kate's has been educating visionary teachers since 1905.