Stephen F. Austin State University


The Department of Elementary Education provides certification programs in the following areas:

EC-6 Generalist

4-8 Generalist

4-8 English Language Arts/Reading

4-8 Mathematics

4-8 Science

4-8 Social Studies

Teacher candidates in these programs will have an Interdisciplinary Studies major and will graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (B.S.I.S.) degree.

Both the EC-6 and 4-8 programs can be completed in 120 credits. Click here for degree maps for these programs.

Online completer program options are provided for the EC-6 program and 4-8 programs for students who have a minimum of 45 transfer credits that count towards the degree and a 3.0 GPA.