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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

MAVMajors INFO - Elementary Education

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Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education

Office location -  328 Armstrong Hall
Phone: 507-389-1516

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The Department and Advising

Admission requirements –
1. All students must submit an unofficial MSU transcript. Transfer students should submit a copy of their transfer credit evaluation form, which is available from the Campus Access HUB.

  • Degree Requirements & Policies
    Elementary Education students must complete the following requirements to be admitted to the Major
    Credits: 30 completed
    GPA: 3.0 cumulative
    English 101: grade of A or B
    CMST 100 or 102: grade of A or B

How to declare this major – In the College of Education majors are declared through the Academic Advising Office

The current Undergraduate Catalog for this major –

 Graduate responses 1 year after graduation


What do the experts say about a major in Elementary Education

Occupational Outlook Handbook

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The Princeton Review

College Board




Take action and network with people in the field of Elementary Education

Additional resources – 

For more information about teacher preparation programs, visit

For more information about alternative certification programs, visit


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