Required Courses for Preschool Through Grade 3

  • Psychological Foundations of Learning 56:300:500 (3 credits)
  • Exceptionalities 56:300:501 (3 credits)
  • Managing Student Behaviors 56:300:502 (3 credits)
  • Elementary/ P3 Teaching Methods I  56:300:503 (3 credits)
  • The Early Childhood Environment 56:300:509 (3 credits)


Fall Semester

Courses only available in the the fall. Acceptance into MAT and Clinical Practice application required.

  • Elementary/ P3 Teaching Methods II  56:300:505 (4 credits)
  • Clinical Practice I 56:300:520 (2 credits)
  • Elementary/P3 Classroom Assessments 56:300:507 (3 credits)


Spring Semester

Courses only available in the the spring. Acceptance into MAT and Clinical Practice application required.

  • Clinical Practice II 56:300:521(6 credits)
  • Professional Responsibility 56:300:522 (3 credits)                                                                                                                                 

Dual Endorsement 

Those students who wish to be dual endorsement candidates (K-6 and P-3) must also take the following course:

  • The Early Childhood Environment 56:300:509 (3 credits)