Elementary Education

A student teacher helping a student

Teach the Next Generation

Share your love of learning. One hundred percent of our graduates find positions in their chosen field. Our education department is nestled in an on-campus elementary school. This location gives you unparalleled access to students, teachers and real-world classrooms to start your college elementary ed career. Come develop the skills you need to be a confident teacher.

Student Teaching

You will complete more than 300 hours of classroom experience, so you’ll start your teaching career with confidence.  Because our education department is attached to a local elementary school, you will engage in those classroom activities very early in your DWU education. Your one-semester student teaching experience will be the capstone of your time at DWU.

Check Out Our Other Education Majors

Biology Education

English Education

History Education

Math Education

Music Education

Special Education

Get to Know Your Professors

Become a teacher and learn from our fabulous teachers! Our low student-to-teacher ratio offers valuable one-on-one interaction with professors.

Any Questions?

Contact us anytime! Call admissions at 605-995-2650, or email us at admissions@dwu.edu.

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