TEDU Elementary Program

Elementary students in front of Stockton's Science Center

Undergraduate Preschool (P-3) and Elementary (K-6) Certification Program Options

These program path/degree options are designed for students who wish to pursue a baccalaureate degree at Stockton, along with a degree certification in Preschool or Elementary Education. Several degree options are available, including optional middle school endorsements. 

All teacher education candidates must meet or exceed current New Jersey code, requiring a minimum 3.0 GPA. Please see the Department of Education Website for information on Praxis Core, SAT and ACT scores.


Curriculum Worksheets

Stockton's LIBA degree prompts are content-focused in the four areas of study all elementary teachers must master: Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. Variations that emphasize two or more of these areas may also lead to Middle School Subject Matter Specializations (7-8 endorsements) aligned with NJ Department of Education Codes. Students interested in following a LIBA prompt should meet with a faculty or staff member in the School of Education. LIBA Curriculum Worksheet, STEAM Curriculum WorksheetEarly Childhood Curriculum Worksheet or PSYCH Early Childhood Curriculum Worksheet.

Stockton's PSYC program is a Liberal Arts & Sciences degree with an Education Concentration designed specifically for Elementary candidates. PSYC Curriculum Worksheet

Minimum of 15 credits in each content area:  LIBA LASS Curriculum Worksheet or LIBA STEAM Curriculum Worksheet. Please see your assigned educational preceptor for more information.