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on-campus teaching degree in elementary education

Teaching Degree in Elementary Education

Become proficient in content areas from preschool through sixth grade. You will learn to design and implement elementary instruction and assessment based on state curriculum guidelines, create positive, productive classroom environments, and develop appropriate classroom management strategies. The SAGU AIC bachelor’s degree in teaching education leads toward Texas teacher certification.


As part of this program, you have access to the following courses.

Elementary Concentration (Grades 1-8)

  • Educator Assessment
  • Technology for Education
  • Foundations and Methods of Structured English Immersion
  • Foundations of Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educating Exceptional Children
  • Cultural Diversity in the Classroom EC-8
  • Methods for Instruction in the Arts
  • Methods of Mathematics Instruction EC-8
  • Assessment and Evaluation EC-8
  • Methods of Social Studies Instruction EC-8
  • Methods of Science Instruction EC-8
  • Classroom Management EC-8
  • Children’s Literature
  • Foundations of Literacy Instruction
  • Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum
  • Literacy Assessment and Instruction
  • Student Teaching (Total of 12 credit hours)

Ruth Urquidy – Admissions Counselor

(602) 944-3335 ext. 215
[email protected]

Brisa Ellis – Admissions Counselor

(602) 944-3335 ext. 232
[email protected]

Southwestern Assemblies of God University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Southwestern Assemblies of God University.